Advocates push for $10 dollar a day cap on childcare fees

Sarah Lansdown
November 15 2023 - 5:30am

An early childhood guarantee enshrined in law could bring childcare costs to $10 per day and increase paid parental leave to 52 weeks within 10 years, advocates say.

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Sarah Lansdown

Sarah Lansdown

Canberra Times education reporter

Sarah covers all stages of education in the capital, from early childhood to higher education. Previously she was a general news reporter at The Advocate in North West Tasmania. She was named Best New Journalist at the 2019 Tasmanian Media Awards for a series on paramedic shortages. Email:

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