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.
2023 - Article 31
The Children’s Week National Theme for 2023 is based on the UNCRC Article 31.
All children have the right to relax, play, and take part in activities they enjoy".
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 .