Indigenous Literacy Day

Indigenous Literacy Foundation’s Indigenous Literacy Day and launch of Fill a Bookshelf fundraiser is Wednesday 5 September, celebrating Indigenous culture, language and literacy.

An initiative called Fill a Bookshelf aims to raise $300,000 and hence provide 30,000 books for remote communities. There is an emphasis on Indigenous writers and books relevant to communities.

You can get find out more at

Or get on board with Fill a Bookshelf at

Listen to Barbie’s interview with Karen Williams, Executive Director of the Indigenous Literacy Foundation.