2023 CBCA Digital Yearly Planner

The hugely successful 2022 Yearly Planner is back in 2023 packed full with even more features than its predecessor. Featuring the whimsical artwork of Matt Ottley, the talent behind the 2023 Children's Book Week® theme "Read, Grow, Inspire", this planner can be adapted, printed, or used as an interactive file on your school, home, or portable device.

The planner includes:

  • double–page spread weekly planner
  • recording sheets for student information, professional records, websites and important dates
  • printable CBCA Shortlist posters by Book of the Year category (available 24 hours after the official announcement Tuesday, 28 March 2023)
  • supplementary poetry resources (available early in January 2023).

Your planner features:

  • CBCA Book of the Year past winners by category 
  • recommeded First Nation Publications and resources
  • resources to help encourage reluctant readers
  • CBCA recommended great reads for older readers.

This planner has been made by CBCA book lovers and teachers, confident that no other yearly planner offers what this planner does!

Don't wish you had it, HAVE IT! Jump across to the eStore now and secure your  copy.

Book Week merchandise

2023 Children's Book Week® "Read, Grow, Inspire" Catalogue 

There's something for everyone and every budget in our 2023 Children's Book Week® catalogue. Along with returning favourites you'll find our must-buy ‘Book Week in a Tube’ and exquisite new display products in our Artisan Range.  We also bring you an exciting new partnership with SPENCIL with a limited range of gorgeous stationery guaranteed to be the envy of all colleagues!

Create your wish list and be ready for the eStore opening mid February 2023. Download the catalogue or simply SHOP NOW!

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About the Children's Book Council of Australia

Established in 1945, the Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA) is a not-for-profit, volunteer run organisation which aims to engage the community with literature for young Australians.


Our purpose

To enrich young lives through Australian stories.

Our vision

A thriving creative world embracing the transformational power of stories across generations.

Our mission

To connect, communicate, celebrate and advocate for the value of stories.