The Children’s Book Council of Australia – Tasmanian Branch

Book Week 2018

2018 is the 72nd Anniversary of the Book of the Year Awards

In 2018, Book Week will run from 17 - 24 August with the theme Find Your Treasure.


Book Week

Varied and wonderful merchandise is available now on the Merchandise page, and will be a great addition to your displays. This material will stir the imaginations of young people, so choose posters for your library or classroom wall, bookmarks for your children or students to use and badges for everyone to wear!  

Exciting news for 2018 Institutional Members -you receive a 15% discount on Book Week items ordered through CBCA Tasmania using the Merchandise Form. Personal and Concessions members still receive a 10% discount.

Our Tasmanian Book Judges for 2018

Our Tasmanian book judges for the 2017/2018 awards are Helen Rothwell for the Eve Pownall Award for Information books, and Karen Macpherson for the Picture Book category.