Posts, news, photos and arcticles from our 2017 campaign

2017 Gallery

2017 Award Winners

Professional (Government) Award – Joanna Gurd

Professional (Non-Government) Award – Dr Gerald Featherstone

Volunteer Award – Historical Abuse Network

Regional Program Award – Centre Against Domestic Abuse (CADA)

Education Initiative Award – Historical Abuse Network

Youth Participation Award – Speak Up Be Strong Be Heard project

Media & Communications Award – Out of the Dark Project

Community Initiative Award – Cultural Connection Project

Addressing overrepresentation of ATSI families, children and young people in the child protection system Award – Guy Douglas


2017 Media Releases

2017 Published Media

From September 3 - 9, 2017 and every day in between, let’s make child protection #EVERYBODYSBUSINESS. Special thanks to our fantastic ambassador Kay McGrath and our sponsors Channel 7 Queensland.

Posted by Queensland Child Protection Week on Wednesday, 23 August 2017

2017 Events

Child Protection Week Event Cairns Esplanade

Family Celebration Day


St. Michael’s College Early Learning Centre

Kidzplay Disco

ATSICHS Brisbane Family Fun Day

Mura Kosker Calendar Competition 2018

Beaudesert Family Fun Day

Night Basketball and BBQ

NQ Child Protection Symposium

Kids Family Fun Day Event Redcliffe

Community Conversation – Domestic and Family Violence – The impact on our Children

Rainbow Day

FREE Lantern Making Workshop- ‘shine a light for children’

Kippa-Ring Kindy Family Fun Day

Weipa Child Protection Week Community Breakfast

Child Protection Week Family Fun Day

Bundaberg Inaugural Child Protection Week Dinner

Millmerran Twilight Teddy Bears Picnic

In Safe Hands – parent workshop

Albert Park Flexible Learning Centre Families Dragon Project

QIFVLS Family Day – Inflatable Kingdom

Disco Dance Party

‘Hollywood’ Dinner

Moreton Bay Colouring Competition and Exhibition

Child Protection Colour Run

Nova Star Community Connection Day

Kidz Arvo Out at Harrup Park – Child Protection Week

Nintiringanyi Learning Luncheon Cairns

Play Your Part!

C&K Moorooka Community Kindergarten’s Child Safety Show

Renata Child Safety Shows at C&K Park Lake Community Kindergarten

Remembrance Day (Mackay)

Renata’s Child Safety Show at C&K Park Lake Community Kindergarten

C&K Park Lake Community Kindergarten Parent Information Session

Remembrance Day (Rockhampton)

C&K Research & Practice Symposium

Family Fun Quest

Child Protection Week Networking Event

Remembrance Day (Gold Coast)

Bayside Family Fun Day & Expo – Child Protection Week 2017

“We have the Solutions” – Kinship Care Workshop

Child Protection Week Kyabra Activities

Hermit Park State School

Kyabra Family Fun Day

Sunshine Coast Family Support Collective Child Protection Week Family Fun Day

Remembrance Day (Bundaberg)

Remembrance Day (Townsville)

Remembrance Day (Cairns)

Family Fun Day