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15 15Th October 2019

Let’s Read Hindmarsh - Victoria

Let’s Read Hindmarsh is delivered to all communities within the shire, including Dimboola, Nhill, Jeparit and Rainbow. The Wimmera Southern Mallee LLEN partnered with the Nhill Lutheran Primary School to develop a second series of dual English/Karen children’s books. These books have been developed to support the Karen refugee families, which now make up 10% of the town’s population.

15 15Th October 2019

Let’s Read Horsham - Victoria

Trees Tell Tall Tales 2019 is a wonderful project which encourages families to enjoy stories whilst exploring the outdoors environment.

15 15Th October 2019

Let’s Read West Wimmera - Victoria

Goroke Magpies 2018 an early literacy and numeracy development program which engages and upskills parents and children in early years development activities and supports successful transitions to school.

15 15Th October 2019

Let’s Read Southern Grampians - Victoria

Southern Grampians community partnership between Beyond the Bell-Local Action Group and the Greater Hamilton Library has been instrumental in rolling out a 'Little Book Boxes' program.

17 17Th September 2019

Let's Read Wimmera finalist 2019

Congratulations Let’s Read Wimmera - finalist in the 2019 Victorian Early Years Awards, 'Creating Collaborative Community Partnerships' category.

31 31St January 2018

Aussie kids are slipping in literacy

Australia is facing a "national crisis" on literacy with students showing up to kindergarten less prepared than ever before, says the National Early Language and Literacy Coalition.

17 17Th January 2018

Dad's the Word

Dads who read to their toddler-aged children have four-year-olds with better language and literacy skills, new research has found.

31 31St January 2017

Book time to make a difference

Professor Frank Oberklaid's opinion piece in Melbourne's Herald Sun talks about the importance - and joy - of reading with children.

31 31St January 2016

Raise a Reader

Raise a Reader! Reading with children is a national focus this week.

20 20Th April 2015

Parenting in Pictures

New Parenting in Pictures resources encourage reading with babies and toddlers

9 9Th February 2015

Read the report

Let's Read Certified Services Goodstart Project Report

26 26Th October 2012

QEC Conference 2012

Hon Peter Garrett MP will launch Let's Read Campaign at QEC 2012