The NSW Children’s Week Council raises community awareness of the needs, rights and achievements of children and youth through promotion of a National Children's Week, held annually in the 4th week of October.


Members of the Council represent a range of NSW organisations and advocates who are committed to the rights of children as defined in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC).


Our Patron is the NSW Governor, Her Excellency The Honourable Margaret Beazley, AC QC.


The Council represents NSW on the National Children's Week Council.


Office Bearers 2020/2021


President  Julie Hourigan Ruse, FAMS


Vice President/ Public Officer Robyn Monro Miller.


Treasurer Sue Kingwill, Contact Inc.


Committee Members:

Jennifer Evans.

Anita Jovanovski,  NSW Family Day Care

Zoe Robinson, CCYP


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