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A day of children’s literature and storytelling for the whole family, with Australia’s most celebrated authors and illustrators. Featuring performances from Jackie French, Justine Clarke and author of the Hairy McLairy series, Lynley Dodd. Other activities include book-making, climbing a fire truck and getting up close to some of your favourite animals.

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Children’s Book Festival: Family day details

328 Swanston St, Melbourne 3000

Telephone 03 8664 7000

Nearby Stations: Melbourne Central

Price FREE
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Date Sun 24 Mar 2013

Open 10am-4pm

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