The Challenge

What is the Challenge?

The Premier's Reading Challenge is a literacy engagement program that was introduced by the Premier in 2004 to:

The Challenge requires students to read 12 books between the beginning of the school year and early September.


Home Education and Individual Students

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Students with Disabilities

How do I complete the Challenge?

Key Dates 2019

From 29 January 2019 - Premier's Reading Challenge starts

6 September 2019 - Reading concludes for the 2019 Challenge

5 July - 20 September 2019

November 2019

By mid-late November - awards arrive in schools