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Young Australians Best Book Awards

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Australian Books

What Are the YABBA Awards

The Young Australians Best Book Awards (YABBA) were established in 1985 by a group of Victorians keen to see children engage in reading Australian books.

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How to Participate

Participating in the annual awards process is very easy.  Children get to Recommend, Read, Rate and Reward their favourite Australian book each year.

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15788
Votes Cast in 2015
7303
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Key Dates

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Nominations Close

24 March 2016

Last Day For Votes

Awards Ceremony

26 October 2016

It’s Time to Vote

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