Media Operation REaD ALERT in the Parkes Champion Post. The Land features reading partnership between hay and Holroyd. Dr. Matt Finch of New York’s Behind the Book writes on Paint the Town REaD’s work in multicultural Western Sydney. A flashmob of students from Nepean High School performs nursery rhymes to celebrate Paint the Town REaD at Nepean Centro, Penrith (video). Judith Ridge, Western Sydney Young People’s Literature Officer, blogs on Paint the Town REaD. ‘Babies brought to book’ — A Sydney Morning Herald report on Paint the Town REaD from 2002.