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ACT Branch Celebrates The Book of The Year Awards

August 19, 2016 @ 11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Book NowThe CBCA ACT Branch invite you to attend our local celebration of the Book of The Year Awards and the launch of  Book Week, Australia! Story Country.

We will announce the winners and honour books simultaneously with the Official National Book of The Year Awards Announcement being held in Sydney. Please note that the Short List authors and illustrators will be in attendance at Sydney event.

The ACT Branch celebration will include;

  • Canberra Girls Grammar School, Junior Choir
  • BOTYA announcement of winner and honour books
  • Special Audience Guests. Meet local authors and illustrators who will be available to sign books after the event;
    • Emma Allen
    • Craig Cormick
    • Jacequline de Rose-Ahern
    • Pauline Deeves
    • Kerry Malone
    • Tania McCartney
    • Jordan Morris
    • Cate Whittle

Schools are welcome to bring several students and teachers to the event.
Please arrive at 11.30am for an 11.45 start.

Date: Friday 19 August 2016
Time: 11.45am
Venue: National Library of Australia, Theatre, Lower Ground 1
RSVP: Bookings can be made here at the National Library of Australia website.


Please print the flyer below and share it with others that may be interested in this event.
Promotional Flyer DL size


August 19, 2016
11:45 am - 12:45 pm