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A Handy Guide to Children’s Book Week

August 15, 2018


Children’s Book Week is just around the corner and to save you some time we’ve put all the important information together for you in one place. So, grab yourself a cup of tea, put your feet up and take a moment to read through the following. And yes, Children’s Book Week costume stress is a thing we all suffer!

2018 CBCA Book Week Theme and Dates
Theme: Find Your Treasure
Dates: 18th – 24th August 2018

Brush up on the CBCA Awards Shortlist here.

Pick up some last-minute costume ideas here

Learn about all the amazing things that the Children’s Book Council of Australia do here

There are lots of events planned to celebrate around the country, including a launch party and the
awards announcement. If you are after something local then please check with councils and libraries who often events listed on their websites.

Now take a deep breath and enjoy every minute of a week where your child is surrounded by teachers, librarians, authors and book lovers celebrating books – what could be better than that?


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