Become a member


Membership of Early Childhood Australia is about advocacy for young children.

Early Childhood Australia’s capacity to do its work is dependent on its membership. The quality and breadth of our work reflects the dedication and commitment of the volunteers who are its members.

Your membership of Early Childhood Australia enhances our capacity to be a strong voice for children. Each act of advocacy makes a difference.

About Early Childhood Australia

Early Childhood Australia is the peak early childhood advocacy organisation, acting in the interests of young children, their families and those in the early childhood field.

Membership of Early Childhood Australia enables you to:

  • be a voice for young children
  • receive discounted access to our quality-assured publications and conferences
  • be kept abreast of early childhood news and happenings
  • network with others in the field through your local branch
  • identify important issues and influence policies concerning the care and education of young children.

And, Early Childhood Australia membership is tax deductible for those who work in the field.

Conference discounts for ECA members

Early Childhood Australia members receive a discounted registration rate for ECA events.

Institution members are eligible to receive five registrations at the ECA member rate, Service/School members are eligible to receive three (3) ECA member rate registrations, Professional and Student/Concession members receive a discount for themselves.

Become a member today!

As a member of Early Childhood Australia, you will be part of our ongoing advocacy work for young children, and will receive our publications at discounted prices.

For more information about membership of Early Childhood Australia, call 1800 356 900 or visit the ECA Membership webpage at [].