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  • 2021 Judges Talk

    This year our Judges Talk will enable participants to come in person or to join us online. We are lucky to have secured a judge from every category so our build up to the announcement of the winners …

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  • 2021 Book Week Merchandise (Artwork by Shaun Tan)

    The Artwork is exactly as we'd expect from award-winning creator, Shaun Tan. It is being displayed on social medias by everyone.

    The Qld Branch will offer a pre-order system again this year. Please …

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  • CBCA Qld Night of the Notables 2021

    The CBCA has just announced their 2021 Notable Lists. They can be found here. Reviews of many of the books can be found at Reading Time.

    The Qld branch will host its annual Night of the Notables …

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  • Dame Annabelle Rankin Award Recipient 2020

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  • 2020 AGM Notification

    The CBCA (Qld Branch) 2020 AGM will take place on Saturday, October 24, in the after-hours Meeting Room at the Chermside Library, beginning at 10.30 am.

    Please find the following revelant …

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  • Application to be 2021|2023 Judge for the CBCA Book of the Year Awards
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    Queenslanders are invited to apply to be a judge for the Book Of the Year Awards starting in 2021, for the 2022 and 2023 awards.

    The information and application forms are available at the National …

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  • Qld Branch Judges Q & A (via Zoom)

    CBCA Book of the Year Awards – Judges Q & A – Zoom Online session

    When: Monday 6 July 1:30-3pm

    Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=630832&

    All the details are at the Trybooking …

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  • Readers Cup 2020 Competition Update

    Update 20/04/20

    Because students have not all returned to school this term it is with much regret that we have decided to cancel all Reader's Cup competitions for 2020  and look to planning for 2021 …

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  • 2020 Dame Annabelle Rankin Award Launches

    We invite interested persons to consider submmitting a nomination to our biennial award, The Dame Annabelle Rankin Award.

    All the details about eligibility, selection criteria and deadlines are …

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  • 2020 Book Slam

    Our annual book slam will be held on March 3rd, in Meeting Room 1B (lower level of State Library of Qld).

    For more details, and to RSVP, click here.

    Everyone is welcome to 'slam' a book. It's a …

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