Regional Groups


ECTA Cairns Regional Group – Information

CHAIR: Lynne Ireland
TREASURER: Leslie McClelland

Contact ECTA Cairns Regional group for information on up and coming PD.


ECTA Cairns Regional Group


Rhymers will be readers :

using songs and rhymes to introduce children to the magical world of reading.

This hands-on, interactive workshop explores how by introducing children to interesting and stimulating language experiences they will develop a life-long love of reading and stories.


with Sue Lewin


Dream, draw, design, make:-

From STEM to STEAM in early years Education.

This hands-on interactive workshop explores the integration of engineering and the arts in Early Years curriculum. Engineer and writer Andrew King, and musician and early years educator Sue Lewin combine their knowledge and experience in their chosen fields to lead participants through practical activities, philosophies, songs and creative thinking for children. Dream it: -STEAM IT.

 with Sue Lewin & Dr Andrew King


Saturday 14th  August 2021

8.30 am-12noon

(We will open at 8.00am to start promptly at 8.30am)

TAFE Queensland North

Rooms 102 – 103, J Block,

Cnr Newton & Fallon Streets,



Morning Tea will be provided.  Please BYO coffee cup!

Dairy free & gluten free options will be available

A certificate of attendance will be emailed after the day.


 1 session

$5 Qld ECTA members      $10  Regional Group members    $15  Non-members

Both sessions

$10  Qld ECTA members   $15  Regional Group members    $20  Non-members


Please return the completed registration form by 5.00pm on Wednesday 11th August 2021, via email to  or post to P.O. Box 36, Earlville. 4870

Australian Professional Standards for Teachers: 1, 2 ,3 ,6 & 7

NQS Quality Areas:  1, 3 & 6

Contact Regional Group Coordinator

ECTA Cairns Regional Group Self-regulation PD