Keep up to date with workshops, talks and events I’m running across Australia.


For Children’s Book Week 2022 I’m in Western Australia. Contact me directly to book a workshop at your school or library.

Sunday 26 June – The Literature Centre’s Storytelling Festival

The Literature Centre is running their annual Storytellers Festival in the newly built Fremantle Library at Walyalup Civic Centre. This festival is made possible by the generous support of Lotterywest and the City of Fremantle. More details can be found here.

August 2022 – Picture Book Release: A Job for Kingsley (Hardie Grant Egmont)

The sequel to the internationally published, CBCA Notably listed book, A Human for Kingsley.

August – September 2022 | Children’s Book Week 2022

After a term of author visits in Book Week 2021, I’m open for Book Week 2022 bookings in Western Australia. I’ll be offering picture book making workshops and talks using my latest books including Norton and the Borrowing Bear and my August 2022 picture book (more details coming soon).

Friday 28th October 2022 – The Literature Centre’s Celebrate Reading Conference

Dive into the World of Creating Picture Books and Junior Fiction.
Experience two days of ideas, inspiration, and insights into creating Australian picture books and junior fiction for children.
This year we will be joined by an outstanding lineup of Australian artists; Morris Gleitzman, Jackie French AM, Marc McBride, Kirli Saunders, Sean Avery, Cristy Burne, Gabriel Evans, Deb Fitzpatrick, James Foley, Dr. Helen Milroy and Dianne Wolfer.