Monday 3 – Thursday 6 April













Bologna Children's Book Fair & International Children's Laureate Network

Leigh Hobbs will also participate in the Illustrator's Survival sessions.


11 April

The State Library of New South Wales hosts a talk and workshop with Leigh Hobbs.















13 –23 April

Horrible Harriet live on stage at the Sydney Opera House





Saturday 22 April

Fitzroy Children's Literature Festival

Bookings here but more details to follow. This Yarra Libraries event also features Gabrielle Wang, Anna Walker, Oliver Phommavanh, Heath McKenzie, Elise Hurst and more!









18 – 19 May

Dream Big Festival, Adelaide (formerly the Come Out Festival)

In partnership with State Library of South Australia,

followed by a South Australian regional tour.










More events to come including Tasmania, regional South Australia and Victoria  – stay tuned!


For enquiries about Laureate events, please email

To view past events, please see the archived events page.

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