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2019 Celebrate Reading National Conference Line-up Announced!

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Experience two days of inspiration and insights into quality Australian Literature at our 'Celebrate Reading National Conference', held in Fremantle, Western Australia.   SEE FLYER HERE

In 2019, the focus will be on quality Australian children's literature.  The conference suits teachers, librarians, writers, illustrators and literature enthusiasts.

PRESENTING AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR LINE-UP:

Shaun Tan (VIC)

Felice Arena (VIC)

Ronojoy Ghosh (NSW)

Stephen Michael King (NSW)

Glenda Millard (VIC)

Leila Rudge (NSW)

Lisa Shanahan (NSW)

 

Dianne Wolfer (WA)

Celebrate Reading offers an atmosphere and venue like no other. Delegates will enjoy:

  • All panel discussions and solos - no concurrent sessions.
  • Engrossing sessions on the latest issues in children's literature.
  • Insights into the creative process behind quality Australian books.
  • Generous delegate bag and automatic entry into all prize draws.
  • Superbly curated exhibitions of original artwork in our galleries.
  • Time to browse and purchase books and art. 
  • Book signing opportunities with all presenters across the two days.
  • Delicious gourmet catering at tea breaks and lunches each day, and at the Sundowners.

Registration includes two full days of sessions and all catering.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION: $495 per person (incl. GST) Early Bird Registration deadline is Friday 12 April, 2019 at 5.00pm (WST)

STANDARD REGISTRATION: $550 per person (incl. GST) Applies after Early Bird deadline. 

STUDENT REGISTRATION: $395 per person (incl. GST) Student card details to be advised.

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

OPTIONAL PARKING: A limited amount of optional parking is available to delegates on the Hampton Road grassed reserve near our gate.  For $25 per car for the full two days, you can purchase close parking during the Conference.  Just be sure to book your parking space at the time of registration. 

TO BOOK: Visit Eventbrite HERE or search for Celebrate Reading, Perth, WA.