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  • 2018 BILBY Award Nominations now open

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    The 2018 BILBY Awards process is now launched! All the details about nominating including links to online voting and timelines are now updated at the BILBY pages.

    We would love to hear from the …

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  • CBCA Book of the Year Short List Announcement 2018

    The Children's Book Council of Australia presents a star-studded announcement event.

    Meet Queensland’s Treasures - local authors and illustrators who’ve featured on CBCA Book of the Year Award …

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  • Night of the Notables - Book Slam!!

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    We are hosting our 3rd annual book slam on March 6, one week after the Notables are announced!

    Come along and slam about your favourite Notabled book, listen to our guest slammers, and browse ALL …

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  • 2017 AGM Notification

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    The CBCA (Qld Branch) AGM will take place on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 on Level 2 in the Qld Writers Centre at SLQ beginning at 6 pm. Following the formalities, we will be joined by Margot Hillel, …

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  • 2017 Readers Cup State Final Results

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    On September 6, both Year 5/6 and Year 7/8 competitions were held at different venues. The Year 5/6 competition took place in Ipswich and was supported by the StoryArts Festival, and A Lot of Books  …

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  • Exciting Partnership with Book Links and the University of Southern Qld

     

    CBCA Qld Branch is proud and excited to be part of present a symposium on writing and literature centres for children and young adults. All the details are at the TRYBOOKING link 

    Date: Saturday …

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  • Event - Judge's Talk 2017

    All the details about the event are on the TRYBOOKING RSVP Page.

    Date: Monday, July 3 2017 1 pm - 4 pm Chermside Library

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  • Job Opportunity - Work for CBCA National

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    Job Opportunity - Work for the CBCA National

    The Children’s Book Council of Australia is seeking an assistant to support the administration of the Book of the Year Awards from its Brisbane …

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  • Book Slam

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    Hear about the best new Australian children’s literature when we unveil the Notables List 2017 at the CBCA (Qld branch) Book Slam. What is Book Slam, I hear you say? It’s short sharp book talks …

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  • BILBY Nominations now Open!!

    We are calling for all children and young adults to submit their nominations for their favourite books. The categories, the rules and the voting procedures are all available on the BILBY pages. …

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