Children are Australia's greatest natural resource.
Celebrating With A Focus
Children's Week is celebrated with a theme based on an Article from the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). Every two years a new theme is chosen.
2024 - Article 24
The Children’s Week National Theme for 2024 is based on the UNCRC Article 24.. The theme is focussing in on the right of children to a clean and safe environment.
We are recognising the importance of the environment for a child to attain the highest standard of health..
Children’s Week is observed annually in the fourth week of October.
Children’s Week highlights that all children and young people can participate in and make a valuable contribution to their society .