Excellence in Family Day Care Awards

Final Round of Nominations Announced!

We're excited to announce that the final round of nominations in the 2024 Excellence in Family Day Care Awards have been revealed!

All FDCA members that have been nominated during the nomination period are now included on the nomination lists. Over 5,000 nominations were placed in total!

Congratulations to all those that have been nominated!

To view the nominee lists for all categories, click here.

Nominations have now closed

The nomination period in the 2024 Excellence in Family Day Care Awards has now closed.

FDCA Excellence in Family Day Care Awards celebrates the wonderful work done by Educators, Coordinators and Services in the family day care sector to deliver high quality early childhood education and care to children across Australia.

It is the only awards in Australia that focus solely on family day care, the Awards highlight the benefits of the nurturing, natural approach to early education and care that family day care provides.

FDCA thanks everyone that took the time to place a nomination.

The final round of nominees will be announced during the week of 8 July 2024 and nominees will have until 21 July 2024 to place their supporting submission.

Key Dates

  • Nominations open - 4 June 2024
  • Nominations close - 4 July 2024
  • Submissions close - 21 July 2024
  • Regional winners announced - 24 September 2024
  • Star award winners announced - 8 October 2024
  • National finalists announced - 15 October 2024
  • National winners announced - 23 November 2024