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CBCA Book Week


Theme: Find Your Treasure

Dates: CBCA Children's Book Week   17 - 24 August 2018

2018 CBCA Children's Book Week merchandise is being designed by Anna Walker ("Mr Huff") 

Anna Walker's Mr Huff Anna Walker Illustrator and Author


Please support your Branch and receive your 10% member's discount by ordering your merchandise directly through the CBCA NSW Branch office.

Information and links will be updated asap . . . . .


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February 27: 2018 The Night of the Notables EXCITING EVENT Announcement of the Notables listing for 2018.

2017 Book of the Year NOTABLES Lists:.

March 27: 2018 Anticipate! Appreciate! Applaud! The Short List AAA Event - Announcement of 2018 CBCA Book of the Year Short List.

August 17 - 24: CBCA Children’s Book Week - Find Your Treasure

Friday 18 August: 11am - 12noon: FREE Kids’ AAA video conference. Kids Anticipate! Appreciate! Applaud! the Younger Readers 2017 Short List 

  • Reading teams from Whalan and Wallsend Public Schools celebrate reading and share the writing process with author Belinda Murrell
  • Join via DART video link HERE

Friday 17 August: Noon: Book of the Year Awards Winners & Honour Books Announced. 

 August 17: Kids Book of the Year event 





Escape to Everywhere artwork created by Freya Blackwood Freya Blackwood portrait

Theme: Escape to Everywhere
Book Week merchandisethe award-winning Freya Blackwood - beloved and talented children’s book illustrator - created the artwork for the 2017 theme Escape to Everywhere