PRC – more websites and programs

  • CBCA – 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.
  • Great Start – The Great Start website includes a collection of the Department’s services and resources, which support families and carers of children from birth to eight years.
  • Let’s Talk – Developed as part of the Department’s Let’s Talk campaign, this website contains lots of useful information for parents and carers about talking and reading with your child. 
  • Kids’ Book Review – Kids’ Book Review is a voluntary children’s literature and book review site that supports and features authors, illustrators and publishers Australia-wide and internationally.
  • Libraries Tasmania – The State Library of Tasmania is the largest and most diverse library in Tasmania. It is open and accessible to everyone for research, inspiration and enjoyment.
  • MS Readathon – Similar to the Premier’s Reading Challenge children are challenged to read as much as they can in August and raise funds for kids who have a parent living with multiple sclerosis. (why not take part in both!)
  • Reading Time – Book news and reviewed from the Children’s Book Council of Australia
  • UCTV Alive for Kids – UCTV Alive for Kids is an interactive online broadcast developed by the Peter Underwood Centre to provide children and young people with fun, extra-curricular learning opportunities.