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  • CBCA VIC Branch BOOK CLUB - Term 2, 2022

    Join our discussion with Karys McEwen, author of “All the Little Tricky Things”. Karys McEwen is the current President of CBCA VIC Branch, she was also a CBCA Book of the Year Judge for 2020-2021 in …

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  • Calling all new young voices to be Shadow Judges!

    Last call for funded positions to judge the CBCA Awards.  Email vic@cbca.org.au to submit an expression of interest!

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  • 2022 Night of the Notables

    Be the first to discover 2022 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notables List with members of the Victorian Branch.

    Hear from author and playwright Sofie Laguna and illustrator Marc McBride on Tuesday …

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  • 2020 Leila St John Award presented to Christine Oughtred

    At last week’s Clayton’s Night, Christine Oughtred was announced as the recipient of 2020 Leila St John Award.

    Chris has been involved with this Branch of CBCA since 1997 - almost 25 years!  Serving …

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  • 2021 Clayton's Night & 2020 Lelia St John Award

    Traditionally, our Clayton's Night is held prior to the official CBCA Short List Announcement. This year is no exception!

    The format may have changed but the spirit of the event lives on.  Our panel …

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  • Night of the Notables

    Join us to celebrate the announcement of 2021 CBCA Book of the Year Notables List and hear from our special guest speakers, Jane Godwin, Leigh Hobbs & Bren MacDibble. 

    Tuesday, 23rd February, 2021 …

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  • Welcome News

    Books Illustrated have joined CBCA VIC Branch's Members' Benefits Program offering a 10% discount on purchases!  Simply show your current membership card!

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  • CBCA VIC Branch - YA Club

    2nd YA Club book

    The End of the World is Bigger than Love by Davina Bell.

    17th November, 2020 from 6 p.m.

    RSVP to the office - vic@cbca.org.au and a Zoom invite will be forwarded to you.

    Another …

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  • 2020 Albert Ullin Award - WINNER

    CBCA VIC Branch are delighted to announce the inaugural winner of the Albert Ullin Award is ANDREW MCLEAN!!!

    A most worthy recipient and we congratulate him on this achievement.

    To read a copy of …

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  • 2020 Albert Ullin Award - Invitation

    Inaugural announcement of the Albert Ullin Award.  This virtual event will be held on 19th October, 2020.

    The Award will comprise of a framed certificate, together with a monetary prize of $10,000.  …

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