The ASA has written to the Minister for Education Dan Tehan, calling for an abandonment of the proposed fee increases to higher education arts and humanities courses outlined in the Job-Ready Graduates Package.
In April the Senate established the Select Committee on COVID-19 to inquire into the Australian Government's response to the pandemic, inviting submissions from industry and the community. The ASA completed its submission to the Committee last week, to ensure that author and illustrator voices are heard by government.
If you’re a children’s picture book author or illustrator (or teacher or parent!), we invite you to visit Story Box Library, an online storytelling hub with a focus on Australian books.