School children on Thursday Island, off the far north coast of Queensland, wrote a book to raise fire awareness. On March 26 Councillor Councillor Napau Pedro Stephen – Mayor of the Torres Strait Shire Council – launched Don't Let Thursday Island Burn in a community celebration. Here are some images from the day, courtesy of Martin Jacobson, MediumWideShot.
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“This program is so valuable to our kindergarten and the children. Big thanks to ILF for helping us to provide meaningful literacy lessons for our children by using the quality of books supplied to us.”