2023 Book of the Year celebrations

A Conversation on the CBCA Book of the Year Shortlist

Date: 11 May 2023

Time: 4:00 to 5:30 pm

Venue: Pod Café area in the Launceston Library 

 CBCA Tasmania, supported by Libraries Tasmania and the Launceston Library, invites you to join our panel and participate in a conversation on the titles on this year’s shortlist.

The panel includes Carol Fuller (Judge in the Young Adult category), Jennie Bales, Maureen Mann and Nella Pickup, all CBCA members.

Join us downstairs adjacent to the Pod Café (open for part of the session) and view a selection of the shortlisted titles.

This is a free public event, no RSVP required.

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2017 Book of the Year celebrations

CBCA Tasmania is delighted to have hosted the 2017 Book of the Year Awards. The awards were celebrated at Government House Tasmania at 12 noon on Friday, August 18, hosted by our patrons, Her Excellency the Honourable Kate Warner and Mr Richard Warner. The celebrations continued with a Gala Dinner and the presentation of the Nan Chauncy Award to Mem Fox, who gave a memorable acceptance speech. For photos and further information, see our blog post about the Awards day.