Michael O'Loughlin & Alison Lester sign up as ambassadors
We're delighted and enormously proud to announce two fantastic new ambassadors to our program.
Alison Lester currently shares the Australian Children's Laureate with Boori Monty Pryor and has travelled and worked with kids of all ages in remote communities for the past 15 years. This year she conducted a special workshop for kids from Wilcannia.
Michael O'Loughlin is one of Australia's best known AFL players and a strong advocate for the importance of reading and books.
Posted 19 August, 2012
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“The books...gave the children a real sense of ownership, and that meant that they would read the book over and over, so the literacy side was being explored. Both the community and the children state that the books were wonderful.”