The key messages of the Children's Book Council of Australia are:
The Importance of Teacher Librarians
All submissions received by the Federal Inquiry into School Libraries and Teacher Librarians in Australian Schools are now posted on the website. The CBCA submission is No. 296.
Joint Press Release 'Too Few teacher librarians for BER libraries' (word doc) August 8 2010
Open letter to Julia Gillard printed in The Courier Mail 'Headstart' section - March 30, 2010 (scanned and linked through from The Hub)
Letter to Julia Gillard (and other politicians) - sent May 2009
Restrictions on the Parallel Importation of Books
Initial Submission No 71
Post-Draft Submission DR313
These submissions (and others) can be found on the Productivity Commission's website
Letter to the West Australian - sent January 2009
At the 2010 National AGM, it was decided to produce the CBCA's first ever Annual Report available to the public. This document is an attempt to give a snapshot of our activities and experiences to members and the general public. We would be interested in your feedback.
2010 Annual Report (pdf 2 MB)
2011 Annual Report (pdf 1.7 MB)