Celebrate International Children’s Book Day Saturday 27 2021

IBBY Australia invites you to celebrate International Children's Book Day online, so you can attend from anywhere! Author Maxine Beneba Clarke and Author/Illustrator Gabrielle Wang will explore the way their words are changing the world for young readers. Be sure to reserve your place. Bookings essential to receive the Zoom link. Get your tickets through … Continue reading Celebrate International Children’s Book Day Saturday 27 2021

International Children’s Book Day 2021

IBBY Australia invites you to celebrate International Children's Book Day online, so you can attend from anywhere! Author Maxine Beneba Clarke and Author/Illustrator Gabrielle Wang will explore the way their words are changing the world for young readers. https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/words-change-the-world-celebrating-international-childrens-book-day-2021-tickets-139052675295 https://cloudup.com/cl9et8UXN_X IBBY Australia acknowledges the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund for supporting this project.

ICBD event cancellations (Hobart and Sydney)

IBBY Australia was to have hosted two ICBD events – in Hobart (Quiz Night) on 2 April, and in Strathfield, Sydney (Words Change the World) on 4 April. Unfortunately, due to current health concerns regarding the spread of COVID-19, we have made the very difficult but cautious decision to cancel these events. Our sincere apologies … Continue reading ICBD event cancellations (Hobart and Sydney)

International Children’s Book Day 2 April 2020

These events have been cancelled due to health concerns. Each year on 2 April, the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) celebrates International Children’s Book Day (ICBD) on the birthday of Hans Christian Andersen (1805–1875), as part of its mission to bring books and children together throughout the world. It is celebrated to … Continue reading International Children’s Book Day 2 April 2020

International Children’s Book Day in Tasmania and Western Australia

You can also join the celebrations of International Children’s Book Day in Tasmania or in Western Australia! IBBY Australia Quiz Night in Launceston on Tuesday 2 April 5.30 pm to 7 pm at Stories Bookshop RSVP Stories Bookshop: info [at] storiesbookshop.com AND IBBY Australia Quiz Night Wednesday 3 April 6.30 pm to 9.30 pm at … Continue reading International Children’s Book Day in Tasmania and Western Australia

International Children’s Book Day 2019 in Sydney

It's time to start thinking about International Children's Book Day 2019.  You can join IBBY Australia members and friends at our Sydney celebration on Saturday 6 April 2019 1:30-5:00pm at Santa Maria del Monte School in Strathfield.  Our special guests include Tohby Riddle and Karen Foxlee.  Tickets are available and details are in the ICBD … Continue reading International Children’s Book Day 2019 in Sydney

International Children’s Book Day featuring Tamsin Janu, Matt Ottley and Robin Morrow

IBBY Australia invites you to celebrate International Children’s Book Day by hearing Tamsin Janu and Matt Ottley, creators of books which open windows for young readers and Dr Robin Morrow on books as windows on refugee experiences. Saturday 7 April 2018, 2:00pm onwards. Tickets are on sale. Download the flyer. https://cloudup.com/cEUHA45E5x1

International Children’s Book Day 2016 featuring Bronwyn Bancroft, Ursula Dubosarsky and Mark McLeod

You're invited to attend ONCE UPON A TIME:  A Celebration of 50 Years of IBBY Australia on INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S BOOK DAY Saturday 2nd April 2016 | 10 am till 2.30 pm 59 The Boulevarde (cnr Carrington St), Strathfield NSW Santa Maria del Monte School Featuring Dr Mark MacLeod addressing the topic IBBY in the Age … Continue reading International Children’s Book Day 2016 featuring Bronwyn Bancroft, Ursula Dubosarsky and Mark McLeod

Queenslanders invited to International Children’s Book Day celebrations

IBBY Australia Inc. and Curtis Coast Literary Carnivale Committee are celebrating International Children's Book Day with a special event. Join us at the Gladstone City Library for an exciting professional development opportunity for teachers and librarians, for interested parents, and for anyone interested in children’s literature. Where: Gladstone City Library, 39 Goondoon Street, Gladstone QLD 4680 When: Thursday … Continue reading Queenslanders invited to International Children’s Book Day celebrations