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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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  • Change of Office Bearers

    It is with much sadness we accept the resignation of our president, Sue Wright, who came in and took on the job without any prior CBCA experience. Her deliberate and calm approach was welcome and …

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  • Launching Children's Book Week - Friday 19th August

    Award winning authors: ​Catherine Jinks in conversation with Christine Bongers

    Catherine and Christine will talk about how Australia is their Story Country - how it shapes and influences their …

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  • BOOK SLAM - DATE CLAIMER 17th May

    Date Claimer: 17th May

    Book Slam!

    What were the best books published in Australia in 2015? This is your chance to not only find out what other experts are saying, but you can speak up yourself! …

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