Educators, coordinators and services have the opportunity to win some fantastic prizes in the 2023 Excellence in Family Day Care Awards.


All eligible nominees will receive a hard copy nomination certificate and letter of congratulations from FDCA.

Regional Educator Winners

Regional educator winners will receive a professional learning voucher from Early Childhood Australia.

Star Award Winners

Emerging Star and Perpetual Star winners will receive a $100 VISA gift card.

National Finalists

National finalists will receive return flights from their nearest capital city along with one night's accommodation and one ticket to the 2023 Excellence in Family Day Care Awards Gala Dinner in Adelaide.

National Winners

The National Family Day Care Educator of the Year, National Family Day Care Coordinator of the Year and the National Family Day Care Service of the Year will each receive a $1,000 professional development and programming grant.*

*National winners must complete a statement of use prior to receiving grant funds.