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Official CBCA Book of the Year Awards Short List Announcement 2018

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Ithaca Auditorium

Brisbane City Hall

Ann Street

Brisbane, Queensland 4000

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The Children's Book Council of Australia presents a star-studded announcement event.

Meet Queensland’s Treasures - local authors and illustrators who’ve featured on CBCA Book of the Year Award short lists over the years.

Hear what being short listed meant to the lives and careers of three of our biggest stars - Michael Gerard Bauer, Christine Bongers and Lucia Masciullo.

Then hear the official announcement of the 2018 CBCA Book of the Year Short List - presented by talented young filmmakers from 6 Qld schools and authors/illustrators Nick Earls, Isobelle Carmody, Gary Crew, Tania Cox, Jill Morris and Caroline Magerl.

The details:

  • Doors open 10.00am.
  • Refreshments served and book sales open 10.00am-10.30am
  • Proceedings start at 10.30am and should end around 11.30am
  • Book sales and signing available from 11.30am
    (books by 18 local treasures as well as notable and shortlisted books.)
  • Places are limited, so you MUST book a ticket
  • Please bring your ticket with you to the event as this will assist in quicker entry to the venue.
  • This event is open to all ages - children welcome (recommended for Year 4+)
  • This event is free

The CBCA is a community based, volunteer run charity. If you’re not already a member, we’d love you to join! To join the Queensland branch, visit http://qld.cbca.org.au/

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Ithaca Auditorium

Brisbane City Hall

Ann Street

Brisbane, Queensland 4000

Australia

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