In light of the unusual and challenging circumstances we are all facing, regarding the impact of COVID-19 on the health, wellbeing and operations of schools and our wider community, temporary changes have been made to the YABBA VAP viewing options.

This year, the VAP Sessions will be recorded by Adrian Beck and uploaded for asynchronous online learning to enable anytime viewing.

Alex Miles – 16 March 2020

Mark Wilson – 21 April 2020

In the lead up to Anzac Day, multi-award winning author/illustrator Mark Wilson shares the inspiration behind his work and teaches kids how to draw in his unique style.

Tristan Bancks – 5 May 2020

Award-winning author, Tristan Bancks, explains the inspiration behind his bestselling books, shares writing tips and gives a sneak peek from his upcoming series.

Coral Vass and Dub Leffler – 26 May 2020

Joining us on Sorry Day, award-winning creators, Coral Vass and Dub Leffler, explain the inspiration behind their book, Sorry Day, and perform an incredible reading of the story.

Leigh Hobbs – 23 June 2020

Kesta Fleming and Marjory Gardner – 11 August 2020

Kesta Fleming and Marjory Gardner are the creators of the new series, Marlow Brown. In this session, both Kesta and Marjory give kids useful tips for writing and illustrating, plus Marjory teaches viewers how to draw in her incredible style.