I am available to present talks at schools, especially during Children’s Book Week in August – publishing deadlines permitting! I am also available for conferences, literary festivals, book signings and other literary events.

For bookings, please contact me at

Below are some of the events I am involved in this year.


 July 2017

The Write Stuff: Illustrating with Flair: Creating Books for Children

When: 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, 26 July 2017

Where: Gungahlin Library, Corner Hibberson and Gozzard Streets, Gungahlin ACT


September 2017

Level Up! SCBWI ACT Conference

When: Saturday, 9 September 2017

Where: ALIA House, Napier Street, Dakin ACT


October 2017

Literary Lounge: Animals in Children’s Literature

An ‘in conversation’ evening with children’s history author Stephanie Owen Reeder

When: 26 October

Where: Tuggeranong Arts Centre, 137 Reed Street Greenway ACT