2019 Celebrate Reading National Conference

posted in Events on 12 April, 2019

Experience two days of insights into quality Australian Literature at the 'Celebrate Reading National Conference', held in Fremantle, Western Australia. 

In 2019, the focus is on children's literature.

The conference suits teachers, librarians, writers, illustrators and literature enthusiasts.

Presenting Authors and Illustrators:

  • Shaun Tan (VIC)
  • Stephen Michael King (NSW)
  • Glenda Millard (VIC)
  • Lisa Shanahan (NSW)
  • Felice Arena (VIC)
  • Ronojoy Ghosh (NSW)
  • Leila Rudge (NSW)
  • Dianne Wolfer (WA)

Delegates will enjoy:

  • all panel discussions and solos - no concurrent sessions.
  • sessions on the latest issues in children's literature.
  • insights into the creative process behind quality Australian books.
  • delegate bag and automatic entry into all prize draws.
  • 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.
  • gourmet catering at tea breaks, lunches and at the Sundowners.

Registration includes two full days of sessions and all tea breaks, lunches and Sundowner drinks and nibblies.

Note: Early Bird Registration NOW EXTENDED to Friday 3 May, 2019 at 5.00pm (WST).

Book via eventbrite, where you can also download a flyer.


Event Details

Friday 1 November and Saturday 2 November 2019.

The Literature Centre, Corner Hampton Rd and Knutsford St, Fremantle.

$330 - $550

Contact Details

The Literature Centre