East Coast


3 Jul 2017

Bookstore visit to Bookface, Erina Fair


3 Jul 2017

Lunch with CBCA Central Coast


3 Jul 2017

Writing Workshops at Erina Beach Library

10am-11 (5-8 years old)
11.30-1pm (9-12 yrs)
2.30-4pm (9-12 years)

4 Jul 2017

Escape To Pippa’s Island Launch

5.30-7pm Beachside Books at Avalon with Libby Armstrong
Avalon Beach, 20/11-13 Avalon Parade
9918 9918

4 Jul 2017

Morning Tea Launch at Concord Library, 60 Flavelle St


4 Jul 2017

Visit Dymocks Burwood Bookstore

12 midday

5 Jul 2017

Pippa’s Island Launch

6 Hannah St, Beecroft

5 Jul 2017

writing workshop at Children’s Bookshop at Beecroft with Paul Macdonald

9-12 midday

6 Jul 2017

Morning Tea at Lindfield Learning Hub

10.30am-12 midday

8 Jul 2017

Event at Harry Hartog Bondi


11 Jul 2017

Event at Harry Hartog Miranda


14 Jul 2017

Launch Events in July school holidays

Whitsunday festival July 12 to 15.

9.30am-10.15am yrs 7 to 9

12.15-1pm yrs 4-7

1.30-2.15 Prep-3

31 Jul 2017

Launch Events in July school holidays

2pm Mimosa Public School  author talk yr 1 and kindy

Giulia Marmott

9 Aug 2017

Society of Women Writers Talk and Q&A

12 for 12.30pm-2pm Talk 20 mins plus 10 min Q&A

Society of Women Writers

Dr Susan Stegall, President

Janet Grundy Bookseller

10 Aug 2017

Bendigo Writers Festival School Program

Texts marks the spot

11 Aug 2017


Bendigo Festival Author program


History is Another Country in conversation with Kelly Gardiner, Trade Hall how make history come alive, research primary/secondary sources

12.15pm -1pm

Is it in my genes? Discussing why became author? How became author with Cecile Shanahan

13 Aug 2017

Panel Discussion: The evolution of children’s books

11.30am-12.30pm Panel discussion

The evolution of children’s books

Anna Ciddor, Robert Holden and Sarah Mayor Cox.

14 Aug 2017

St Thomas Catholic school (full day)

2 Horsley Ave, North Willoughby

Talin Ekmekjan

15 Aug 2017

Matthew Pearse PS (full day)

4G Astoria Park Rd, Baulkham Hills

18 Aug 2017

CBCA AAA Video Conference Book of Year award

Whalan PS
Karangi Rd, Whalan

18 Aug 2017

Moriah College

1.20-2.20pm yrs 5 and 6

Queens Park Rd, Bondi Junction

21 Aug 2017

PLC Junior school

Avon Rd, Pymble

4 x 45 minute sessions

22 Aug 2017

Gordon East PS (full day)

Rosedale Rd, Gordon

24 Aug 2017

PLC Croydon

Boundary St Croydon

11am-12 yr 5

1.30pm-2.30pm Year 6

29 Aug 2017

Melbourne Writers Festival

11.15am-12pm Tales of Friendship with Alex Miles

31 Aug 2017

Melbourne Writers Festival

11.15am-12pm Time Travellers with Kim Kane

1 Sep 2017

HNSA conference in Melbourne

Cocktail Party

2 Sep 2017

Arden School Fair

Arden School Fair with Nicola Macgee at Lindfield bookshop

6 Sep 2017

St John’s Primary

2 sessions at St John’s Primary Prep-yr 2, 3-6

77 Queens Parade, Clifton Hill

9 Sep 2017

The Outlander Effect Parallel Narratives and Time Travel

2.15-3.15pm The Outlander Effect

Parallel Narratives and Time Travel

Gary Crew, Ella Carey, Flick Pulman and Catherine Padmore (chair)

12 Sep 2017

CBCA Lunch with the Stars

CBCA Lunch with the Stars, St Patricks, Manly