The Ten Minutes a Day program provides practical ideas on using stories, rhymes, songs and music to help children under two years develop early literacy skills.

The 'Ten Minutes a Day' concept and program is made possible through the support of Newcastle Permanent Charitable Foundation.

Illustrator: Stephen Michael King

Attend a Baby book-time workshop

Available at your local library, workshops for parents and babies, 2 years and under.


Illustrator: Anne James

Borrow Baby book-time packs

Baby book-time packs are available for loan for 4 weeks at participating libraries.


Getting started

Learn about the benefits and how to read to your child.