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National Board

The National Board of the CBCA came into being on 18th November 2012. The leadership of the CBCA with a Board as the governance body will help to ensure that the CBCA is a strong and cohesive national organisation well placed to achieve our objectives in the future.


Meet the Board:

  • Margot Hillel              Chair
  • Margaret Hamilton     Deputy Chair; Independent Director: The Awards Foundation
  • Justine Power            ACT
  • Megan Lavender       NSW
  • John Chisholm           NT
  • Tina Cavanough        QLD
  •  Ray Pincombe          SA
  • Cam Jones                TAS
  • Debbie Hatswell         VIC
  • Stephen Halbert         WA
  • Jane O’Connell          Independent Director
  • Julia Davenport          Independent Director
  • Dyan Blacklock          Independent Director
  • Belle Alderman          Independent Director :The National Centre of Australian Children's Literature