The OSHC Conference 2022: Inspiring better outcomes for OSHC

Virtual event over two days!

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Calling all OSHC, OOSH, before and after school care and vacation care coordinators, leaders and educators alike!

The OSHC Conference 2022: Inspiring better outcomes for OSHC is your one-stop-shop to connect, learn and be inspired to take your service to new heights. With unbelievable keynotes and two days of online sessions jam-packed with engaging sessions and expert knowledge, this is one event you won’t want to miss.

And the best bit? You can join from ANYWHERE!

Over two days, we’ll be discussing the unique challenges the outside school hours care sector faces, with insight from experts and strategies to set you up for success. Plus, you’ll hear uplifting stories from inspiring speakers to motivate you, and we’ll explore resilience, assessment & rating, playwork and all things OSHC.

View the 2022 event program!

Why join?

  • Upskill and expand your OSHC knowledge
  • Gain insight from OSHC experts
  • Be inspired by one-of-a-kind keynotes
  • Learn practical tips to help your service run smoothly
  • Discover useful strategies to manage common OSHC challenges


Who you’ll hear from

Hugh van Cuylenburg – Founder of The Resilience Project, bestselling author and co-host of the popular podcast The Imperfects

Catharine Hydon – Leading expert and dynamic speaker

Angus Gorrie – Play consultant and OSHC expert

Professor Mark Rose –  Victorian Aboriginal Education Association Inc (VAEAI) Vice President

April Clarke – VAEAI Early Years Specialist Representative and VAEAI's national Representative for SNAICC


Associate Professor Jennifer Cartmel – Creator of My Time, Our Place

Dr Bruce Hurst – Award-winning OSHC researcher

Professor Sharon Goldfeld – Leading paediatrician and public health physician

And more!

+ Go behind the scenes at four Exceeding-rated OSHC services


Download The OSHC Conference 2022 brochure

View the 2022 event program!

Conference tickets


Day One: Tuesday 31 May 2022, 9.45am-2.15pm

Day Two: Wednesday 1st June 2022, 9.45am-2.15pm

Member – $119 per person

Non-member – $169 per person

Networking dinner

For those looking to gather, we’ll be hosting a networking dinner on Tuesday 31 May. Tickets include a drink on arrival, two courses and guest speaker Uncle Trevor Gallagher! Trevor is a proud Gunditjmara man, Assembly member for the Metro Melbourne Region and First Peoples Assembly of Victoria. Spots are limited.

6.30pm – 10.00pm
Noi Pizzeria, 60 High Street, Preston VIC 3072

Networking dinner tickets – $79

In the event that the networking dinner must be cancelled due to COVID-19 or other unforeseen circumstances, networking dinner tickets will be refunded in full. Please note, in accordance with government restrictions, proof of vaccination will be required to access the venue.


31st , May 2022 9:45 AM to 1st , June 2022 2:15 PM
Online event (AEST)
Phone: (03) 9486 3455
Event Fee(s)
Standard ticket
Member conference ticket (per person) $ 119.00 (includes GST of $ 10.82)
Non-member conference ticket (per person) $ 169.00 (includes GST of $ 15.36)
Networking dinner (per person) $ 79.00 (includes GST of $ 7.18)