Refugee Council of Australia

Picture books

This is for picture books.

Saving the butterfly

A reminder that flourishing takes time after a significant loss. Immigration, family, courage, and grief are topics explored in this book written for those aged 4-9.


A mother and daughter travel by boat on hazardous waters while seeking asylum in Australia.

Little Home Bird

A little bird doesn’t know why they must leave the home they love. This story book touches on what it's like to miss one’s old home yet love their new home too.

The Journey

When a family must make difficult decisions to leave their homeplace, attention is drawn to the international refugee crisis.