About Us

CBCA Tasmania is a volunteer-run, not-for-profit organisation, passionate about children’s and young adult literature.

PURPOSE: To enrich young lives through Australian stories.

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

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


  • Equity - open to all through equal voice and opportunity.
  • Quality - Maintain a high degree of excellence in all that we do.
  • Integrity - Act in a socially responsible manner with honest, fair and transparent processes.
  • Diversity - Seek, welcome and appreciate a diverse range of voices.
  • Respect - Recognise and acknowledge the contributions of all.

To read our constitution and to learn more about how we operate, please view the following document.

CBCA Tasmania Constitution 2014

Please explore our website to learn more about CBCA Tasmania.