The new changes to Australian childcare explained

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Thu 3 December 2015

14 mins

If you have a little one or are planning to, the Government's new childcare package will impact you. With all the complicated talk of random "spot" income tests, changing activity tests and aggregated subsidies, we feel that the key message has been lost. That is, the importance of early childhood education and care.

We talk to CEO of Early Childhood Australia, Sam Page, about the fairness of this package for all families and what it actually means. Changes will come into effect on July 1 2017.

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