The Children’s Book Council of Australia – Tasmanian Branch


2018 Reader's Cup - Southern Schools Competition

The 2017 Reader's Cup, Senior Competition was held on Wednesday, 28th June at 10 am at Mt Carmel College.  The Junior Competition was held on Thursday, 29th June at 10 am at The Friends' School.

A meeting to discuss Readers' Cup 2018 will be held at Fahan School on Tuesday 31 October at 4.00pm. All welcome. Please RSVP to Meg Denman:

2017 Book of the Year celebrations

CBCA Tasmania is delighted to have hosted the 2017 Book of the Year Awards.  The awards were celebrated at Government House Tasmania at 12 noon on Friday, August 18, hosted by our patrons, Her Excellency the Honourable Kate Warner and Mr Richard Warner.  The celebrations continued with a Gala Dinner and the presentation of the Nan Chauncy Award to Mem Fox, who gave a memorable acceptance speech.  For photos and further information, see our blog post about the Awards day.