Book Week


Book Week is the longest running children's festival in Australia, with many schools and public libraries from all over Australia spend a week celebrating books and Australian authors and illustrators. Classroom teachers, teacher librarians and public librarians develop activities, offer competitions and tell stories relating to a theme to highlight the importance of reading.

The official date for Book Week 2019 this year is August 22 – 28th, however we celebrate it at St Ignatius School on Monday 10th August and Tuesday 11th August.

 The theme in 2020 is...Curious Creatures, Wild Minds