Great Kiwi Bookathon

We're fundraising for...

The Great Kiwi Bookathon is a first for Blind Low Vision NZ.

Throughout the month of June our team will be joining 3000+ Kiwi schoolkids and reading as many books as we possibly can.

We’ll be raising money for those who are blind, deafblind or have low vision so please support our team in this.

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$50 Raised

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$500 Raised

Thank you to our Sponsors


Amberley Resthome

Way to go Billie we support lots of low vision, blind and deaf/blind people in our Resthome also. Xx



Billie, I am so proud of you for taking part in this bookathon - For a wonderful cause. I love your love for reading. You are a fantastic reader. Enjoy


Mickel & Anne Mcgrath

Happy reading Billie.


Skip And Nano Mcgrath

Billie I know you are a fantastic reader, more importantly you enjoy reading What a great cause to raise money for Nano and Skip


Stu Barclay Diann Barclay

Great work Billie, keep it up Ma & Poppop very proud of you


Wayne Gladstone

Go BP love Grandbudge xx


Nigel Barclay

Dear Billie You are the best and I love reading with you, well done on helping others with the Bookathon Love Daddy


Bing Donaldson



Good Luck with your reading Billie 🤗


Julie Johnstone

Happy reading BP!❤️


Jason Still

Happy reading Billie


Nan Nan

Congratulations Billie- I am so proud of you. X Nan Nan


Brenda Yorston

really proud of your reading challenge


Helen Rutherford

What a fun project Billie Petal. Enjoy reading your books!


Tamara Scott


Sharyn Barclay

Reading is one of the joys of life and good on you for contributing that joy to others!


Jane Barclay

Hi Billie, reading takes you on so many adventures. I look forward to hearing about some of them. Love Aunty Jane



Keep going Bills!!


Megan Daniels

Well done BP! Most excellent indeed! High five darling 😁🎉 xxx


Edward Hollows

Is great you are loving reading Billie, I love reading too. You are doing a really good job raising money for such a great cause.


Harry Johnstone


Ad And Nana Val

Great work Billie.


Farmyard Holiday Park

Keep up the brilliant work Billie Love from the farmyard xxx



Go Gurl! Yeet


Mr Miyagi And Daniel

Focus Billie


Renae Mcleod

Well done Billie Not many people donate to a charity such as this, it is close to our family experience.


Carrie, Ruby, Hayley And Aimee

Well done darling! We love you - from Carrie, Ruby, Hayley and Aimee xx




Bridget Johnstone