Gowrie Australia Reflections From 2016 Reflections produces by Gowrie Australia, has a new refreshed and revised format. Once a hard-copy quarterly early education and care magazine, Reflections will now produce articles digitally every month. It is believed that this new look and feel is better suited to the opportunities for more spontaneous reading as well […]
EYLF – Assessment in the Early Years With the Introduction of the EYLF, staff from Gowrie centres across Australia have been working together in a project to review the range of possibilities for ways of approaching assessment. Our work has led to the development of a resource – Assessment in the Early Years: A Resource […]
Workshops and Consultancy The Gowrie (QLD) offers a range of Professional Learning Sessions to meet the needs of early childhood education and care services eg: Creating a Culture of Inquiry; Embedding Reflective Practice in your Service; Revisiting the EYLF in the context of the NQS; Creating Inspiring Environments. Individualised support is also available through our […]
The Diamond Early Learning Education Sourcebook Series is an exciting new practical resource that provides information, teaching strategies and reflection starters on topics that are designed to assist early childhood educators to effectively promote the desired outcomes for young children (3-5 years) as outlined in the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF). Teachers stories, authentic anecdotes, […]
Townsville and Cairns now have something more in common than tropical beauty these cities both now have Lady Gowrie Long Day Care Centres. In Townsville we are located in Kennedy Place and Cairns Waratah Drive in Manunda is our latest member of the Lady Gowrie family.
Our new identity is founded on our philosophy and passion for education, while it also reflects our proud history and bright future in all aspects of early childhood education. At its core is a clever evolution of our beginnings here in Queensland, and incorporates the colour jacaranda, as was Lady Gowries wishes when she opened […]