With a deep passion for the past and how it connects us to our present, former teacher-librarian and now decorated author Allison Paterson has spent
The Right to Be Me
Children’s Rights Queensland has launched our first children’s picture book The Right to Be Me. Click below to learn more.
Children’s Rights Queensland was founded in 1971 and has a rich history of promoting the rights of children and supporting communities. We deliver a range of initiatives that raise awareness of the needs, rights and achievements of children.
Children’s Rights Queensland is proudly supported by the Queensland Family and Child Commission.
Children's Week Celebrations
Each year events are held across Queensland to celebrate National Children’s Week. Grants are available for groups and organisations.
Young Leaders Challenge
A Leadership Program designed for high school students across Queensland.
Looking to give back to your community? Apply to become a Children’s Rights Queensland Ambassador.
Children's Rights Resources
View our range of Children’s Rights Resources for educators, parents and children.
Children's Week 2022
22 October – 30 October 2022
The Children’s Week National Theme for 2022 is UNCRC Article 27: Children have the right to a standard of living that is good enough to meet their physical and mental needs. The government should help families who cannot afford to provide this.
More information coming soon!