2017 Celebrate Reading National Conference!


Join us in 2017 for our 6th annual Celebrate Reading National Conference - The Inside Story on Quality Australian Literature for Children. Friday 27 October to Saturday 28 October.  As with our 2015 Conference, there will be a primary school focus.

Don't miss this amazing line-up of Australian Authors/Illustrators presenting over two inspiring days:

Jeannie Baker (NSW)

Leigh Hobbs (VIC)

Anna Fienberg (NSW)

Mark Wilson (VIC)

Deborah Abela (NSW) *

Gus Gordon (NSW)

Meg McKinlay (WA)

Kyle Hughes-Odgers (WA)

*Glenda Millard is unable to present due to ill health. Our thanks to Deborah Abela for joining our presenter line-up.

The two day Conference programme will again be diverse, entertaining and perfectly paced.  You can expect keynotes, thought-provoking discussions, lively panel sessions, demonstrations and a whole lot of fun. It will suit teachers, teacher Librarians, librarians, authors, illustrators and anyone with an interest in literature for children.

STANDARD REGISTRATION - $550 per person (incl GST) Early Bird Registration now closed.

STUDENT REGISTRATION - Two days. Total $395 per person (incl. GST)

SHARED REGISTRATION - One day. Total $330 per person (incl. GST) Two people attend one day each. 

SCHOLARSHIP UPDATE - Thank you to everyone who entered. Two lucky Early Career Teachers (first 5 years of teaching) will attend our Conference for free in 2017.  One winner will be chosen from the Perth Metropolitan area, the other from regional WA.  

For information regarding inclusions, testimonials, on-line registration and more visit our Conference website www.celebratereading.org.au

You can also click through to our current Conference flyer (attached to the right) and print a copy.

For enquiries please contact us on: celebratereading@thelitcentre.org.au   

We hope to see you then!

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