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 2018

From 29 January 2018 - Premier's Reading Challenge starts

7 September 2018 - Reading concludes for the 2017 Challenge

6 July - 21 September 2018

November 2018

By mid-late November - awards arrive in schools