Invitation to #ALW2023 launch - Monday 4 September, 2023

Adult Learners Week 2023
Monday, 4 September, 2023 - 00:00 to 23:55
Invitation to #ALW2023 launch - Monday 4 September, 2023

We invite you to join us online or in person at the launch of Adult Learners Week 2023, which celebrates adults who have turned their lives around through adult education. Hear inspirational stories and conversations about adult learning from our guests and ambassadors.

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Come along to our launch!

Our MC

Brian Nankervis —comedian, co-creator of ‘RocKwiz’ and ABC Radio Melbourne host. 


Karise Eden - accomplished musician, winner of the first season of 'The Voice Australia' who is realising a secret dream to return to learning.

Jackie French AM - best selling author and passionate advocate for literacy, inspired by her own struggles with dyslexia. 

Our inspirational #ALW2023 ambassadors — Deanie De Boer, Sunil Abbott and James M. 

When: Monday 4 September 2023, 12.30 - 2.30pm AEST

Where: This is a hybrid event.

Online: Free live-stream of the event for those who would like to attend online

In person: Footscray Community Arts, Performance Space, 45 Moreland Street, Footscray (in person places limited)

Cost: FREE event

Click here to register.

Download our launch program.

Register your events

Help us support adults who most need access to high quality, welcoming and flexible education and learning opportunities by registering your #ALW2023 events on the Adult Learners Week website.

There are three $1000 prizes for adult education providers that run the best #ALW2023 event. We are looking for learning events that capture the spirit and theme of Adult Learners Week and are inclusive, engaging and fun. 

Register your event today. 

Nominate a learner

Nominate one of your learners for an ALW2023 scholarship. There are 3 x $1000 scholarships on offer, which will be presented at the ALW launch. Check out some of our previous winners for inspiration

Nominate a learner now.

Helpful resources

More information and resources can be found on the Adult Learners Week website:


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