Preview the Exhibition of IBBY Honour Books

IBBY members and friends are invited to a Preview of the Exhibition of IBBY Honour Books. For the first time in Australia, this travelling exhibition showcases outstanding books from IBBY member countries. IBBY Honour Books 2018 comprises 191 books in 50 different languages from 61 countries and the Australian IBBY Honour Books (1962 to 2018). … Continue reading Preview the Exhibition of IBBY Honour Books

Join or renew your membership

IBBY Australia membership for the coming financial year (1 July 2018–30 June 2019) is now available. Please join (or renew) and help us continue as an independent body, introducing Australian authors and illustrators for young people to the world stage. IBBY’s activities include: Nominating Australian authors and illustrators for the prestigious international Hans Christian Andersen … Continue reading Join or renew your membership

Sydney: author talk featuring James Roy and IBBY Australia AGM

IBBY Australia invites members and interested friends to attend this year's Annual General Meeting and to hear author James Roy winner of the Young People’s History Prize in the 2016 NSW Premier’s History Awards speak about One Thousand Hills on Thursday 27 October 2016 at The Children's Bookshop, 6 Hannah Street, Beecroft NSW See the … Continue reading Sydney: author talk featuring James Roy and IBBY Australia AGM

Shaun Tan limited edition prints available

IBBY Australia is  delighted to offer a special Limited Edition Print, Story Furnace by internationally acclaimed Australian author-illustrator and 2008 Hans Christian Andersen Australian illustrator nominee, Shaun Tan.  These fine art prints in a limited edition run of 200 signed and numbered by the artist are reproduced by Splitting Image printers in Melbourne who offer … Continue reading Shaun Tan limited edition prints available

IBBY Australia AGM

The annual general meeting of the members of IBBY Australia Inc will be held on Tuesday, 18th September 2012, at The Literature Centre (formerly Fremantle Children’s Literature Centre Inc), Old Prison Hospital, cnr Knutsford St and Hampton Rd, Fremantle WA at 7.00 pm. It will precede London Calling, a re-presentation of papers by three Australian … Continue reading IBBY Australia AGM

Dr Maurice Saxby, AM – Lifetime IBBY Australia Member

Birthdays are often packed with nice surprises, and the NSW April 2nd birthday fling was no exception. Former IBBY president Dr John Foster had flown to Sydney for the International Children's Book Day afternoon to announce with his usual flair and verve that an honorary lifetime IBBY Australia membership was to be bestowed upon one … Continue reading Dr Maurice Saxby, AM – Lifetime IBBY Australia Member