Is your school registered for the 2021 National Reading of the book “My Pop Was A Kangaroo ANZAC”?
A big thank youto Clive & Anne Smith who very generously donated books to:

Drayton State School
Narangba State School

With ANZAC Day on Sunday, their donation will ensure more children get to learn about the ANZACS from the First World War and come to realise why Remembrance Day and ANZAC Day are so important to Australians.

If your school has a copy of the book and your school is not registered then please fill in your school details in the form below to be added to the list. See below for the list of schools currently registered for the National reading.


If you would like to purchase a first edition copy of this book for yourself, I will DONATE a copy to a school. When purchasing and donating a book for a school, please nominate the name of the school of your choice.please click here.

Abercorn State School
Aitkenvale State School
Allora State School
Amiens State School
Applethorpe State School
Atherton State School
Babinda State School
Ballandean State School
Brisbane Christian College
Brisbane School of Distance Education
Broadwater State School
Cairns School of Distance Education
Calliope State School
Capricornia School of Distance Education (Rockhampton)
Capricornia School of Distance Education (Emerald)
Charleville School of Distance Education
Charters Towers School of Distance Education
Clifford Park Special School (Toowoomba)
Clifton State School
Dalveen State School
Drayton State School
Durong South State School
Esk State School
Ferny Grove State School
Gabbinbar State School (Toowoomba)
Glen Aplin State School
Greenlands State School
Guardian Angels’ Primary School (Wynnum)
Heatley Secondary College
Ilfracombe State School
Jambin State School
Karara State School
Killarney P-10 State School
Longreach School of Distance Education
Manly State School
Middle Ridge State School
Moorooka State School
Matthew Flinders Anglican College (Buderim)
Morningside State School
Mount Isa School of the Air
Narangba State School
Nobby State School
Oakey State School
Our Lady of Dolours Catholic Primary School (Mitchelton)
Pomona State School
Pozieres State School
Quinalow State School
Rangeville State School
Rocklea State School
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School (Yeppoon)
Salisbury State School
Severnlea State School
Spring Mountain State School
Springwood Road State School
St Brendan’s Catholic Primary School (Moorooka)
St Catherine’s School
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School (Stanthorpe)
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School (Tweed Heads)
St Patrick’s School (Allora)
St Pius X Catholic Primary School (Salisbury)
Stanthorpe State School
Texas P-10 State School
The School of Total Education (Warwick)
The SCOTS PGC College (Warwick)
The Summit State School
Thulimbah State School
Wallangarra State School
Warwick Central State School
Wellers Hill State School
Wheatvale State School
Whitfield State School (Cairns)

New South Wales
Cootamundra Public School
Illabo Public School
Junee North Public School
Junee Public School
Kapooka Public School
North Wagga Public School
South Wagga Public School
St Catherine’s School (Waverley)
St Laurence’s Primary School (Dubbo)
Wallandbean Public School

Corio West Primary School
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School (Oakleigh)

South Australia
Surrey Downs R-7 School

Other Schools and Places in the World
California (United States of America)
Durban (South Africa)
London (England)
Maritime Museum of Crete (Crete)
South Carolina (United States of America)
Washington (United States of America)