Churchill Fellows are the explorers who’ve ventured worldwide for smart ideas to spark a love for reading. From schools to neighbourhoods, they’re the champions of a brighter literary future, armed with global insights as they enrich young minds and inspire the next generation of book enthusiasts.
Book Week in Australia has a legacy dating back to 1945, where the Children’s Book Council of Australia has nurtured an affinity between young readers and literature. This year’s focus is on the commemoration of Australian authors and illustrators. All around Australia, book week includes captivating exhibits, engaging educational activities, and character and dress up parades, all of which support children in the joys of reading.
For almost 60 years, Churchill Fellows have remained committed to building children’s literacy in Australia, with just a few showcased below.