Tag Archives: Western Australia

“Never Stop Reading” campaign

The “Never Stop Reading” campaign encourages us to never stop reading to our children as they progress through primary school. Research by Curtin University literacy expert, Dr Margaret Merga, found that children continue to enjoy being read to beyond their … Continue reading

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‘Mathilda the Karak’ – her story

Mathilda is a Forest Red-Tailed Parrot currently on display at Boya Library. We have had lots of questions about her, so here is her story: Karak! There are several threatened species of Black-Cockatoo that can be seen around the Perth … Continue reading

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The Laundry Girl: A Memoir of a Western Australian Girl by Faye Bohling

The Laundry Girl: A Memoir of a Western Australian Girl by Faye Bohling This book interested me because it is set in Western Australia, and because it deals with a part of Perth history to do with the Home of … Continue reading

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