For India’s younger bookworms, Australia Fest brings best-selling author and Australian Children’s Laureate Leigh Hobbs, and award-winning writer of picture books and popular fiction and non-fiction for children and older readers Meredith Costain to share Australian stories at the Bookaroo Festival of Children’s Literature. Both authors will also participate in Jumpstart, a congress of children’s content creators.
The Australian Children’s Authors Tour is supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria.
"I invite you to experience the diversity and dynamism of Australian culture. Come, see and engage with Australia, in your city and through our online platforms, and see what we have to offer. " - Australia's High Commissioner to India, HE Ms Harinder Sidhu