National Year of Reading 2012
NYR was launched nation-wide on 14 Februrary.
In Victoria the year was launched by the Premier, Ted Bailieu at an event also attended by previous Premiers John Cain, Joan Kirner and Steve Bracks
The Year is a collaboration between public libraries, the State and Federal Governments and the book trade.
There will be numerous events during the year. A full calendar can be seen at http://www.love2read.org.au/events-calendar.cfm
You can become a fan on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Love2read/122105507810855?ref=sgm
For further information see the website http://www.love2read.org.au