Children from every nation in the world are making new friends in Australian schools. Some have just arrived and some have parents or grandparents born in this country. Libby Gleeson’s Mahtab’s Story and James Roy’s One Thousand Hills demonstrate the resilience of young people growing up in a different (and sometimes perplexing) world.

The Blue Mountains Program at Varuna
All day pass $65/$55 (29 or 30 May)
Two day pass $100 (29 and 30 May)
Single session $20/$15  

Presented with Varuna the National Writers’ House.