February 23rd: 2017 Book Links Romancing the Stars (Brisbane, QLD)screen-shot-2017-02-08-at-9-12-15-pm

March 9th: St. John’s College, Nambour, QLD – School Visit

March 28th – April 1st: DRAEKORA BOOK LAUNCH TOUR:


April 6th: QBD Maroochydore (in-store signing)

April 21st – 23rd: Supanova Pop Culture Expo (Gold Coast, QLD)

April 28th – 30th: Supanova Pop Culture Expo (Melbourne, VIC)

May 11th: Big Book Club (Maroochydore Library, QLD) Discussing Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone

May 16th: Draekora Party (Brisbane Re-Launch):

May 25th: Neutral Bay Public School (Sydney, NSW) – School Visit

May 25th: Abbotsleigh College (Sydney, NSW) – School Visit

May 27th: Sydney Writers’ Festival (Sydney, NSW) – Panel: Keeping Company: Characters Across A Series (for the “All Day YA” program) – 11:30am-12:30pm – with Amie Kaufman (These Broken StarsIlluminae), Garth Nix (SabrielFrogkisser), James Bradley (CladeThe Silent Invasion) and Catriona Feeney (Little Book Owl).

June 23th – 25th: Supanova Pop Culture Expo (Perth, WA)


February 26th: 2016 Book Links Romancing the Stars (Sunshine Coast)

March 23rd: RAELIA RELEASE DATE!!! (And book launch!)

March 24th: Our Lady’s College, Brisbane, QLD – School Visit

March 24th: Dymocks Brisbane – Book Signing – 1:00pm-2:30pm

March 24th: Riverbend Books, Brisbane – Book Signing – 5:30pm-6:30pm

March 26-27th: Contact2016 (the 55th Australian National Speculative Fiction Convention)


Saturday 10:00am-11:00am: Panel – Everyday Magic: from Harry Potter to Shannara

Saturday 3:30pm-4:00pm: Book launch for RAELIA

Saturday 5:00pm-6:00pm: Panel – Fanfiction: making the leap to the mainstream

Sunday 4:00pm-5:00pm: Panel – Writing the fantastic city

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April 5th: Books of Buderim, Sunshine Coast – Writing Workshop – 10:00am-12:00pm

April 8th: ‘Feed Your Imagination’ workshop at Avid Reader (Brisbane) – 10:30am-1:00pm

April 8th – 10th: Supanova Pop Culture Expo (Gold Coast)

April 11th: BOOKFACE, Pacific Fair (Gold Coast) – Book Signing – 11:00am-12:30pm

April 14th: Everton Park High School, Brisbane, QLD – School Visit

April 14th: Alternative Universes and Diversity in OzYA – Readings, St Kilda (VIC)

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April 15th – 17th: Supanova Pop Culture Expo (Melbourne, VIC)

April 18th: Bendigo South East College and Eaglehawk Secondary College (Bendigo, VIC) – School Visit (x2)

May 19th: Sydney Writers’ Festival (Sydney, NSW) – Panel: Creating Worlds 4:30-5:30pm


May 19th: Medoran Chronicles Q&A at Dymocks Sydney (George Street) – 6:30pm

May 24th: Southern Cross Catholic College, Brisbane, QLD – School Visit

June 6-7: Voices on the Coast, Sunshine Coast, QLD

Monday 6th June

9:15-10:15 – Building Fantastical Worlds – Workshop

10:30-11:15 – Everyday Magic: Hogwarts to Narnia and Beyond – Talk

12:00-12:45 – Disney: Master Storytellers (with Serena Geddes) – Talk

1:15-2:00 – Everyday Magic: Hogwarts to Narnia and Beyond – Talk

Tuesday 7th June

10:30-11:30 – Building Fantastical Worlds – Workshop

12:00-12:45 – Everyday Magic: Hogwarts to Narnia and Beyond – Talk

1:15-2:15 – Creating Memorable Characters – Workshop

For more information about bookings, head to the Voices on the Coast website.


June 9th: Mid North Coast Creative Writing Camp (Valla, NSW)

June 10th: Coffs Harbour High School, Coffs Harbour, NSW – School Visit

June 10th – 13th: Bellingen Writers Festival (Bellingen, NSW)


June 14th: Readers Cup (Regional QLD – Year 8s) – Author Speech and Presentation of Award to Winners.

June 19th: Emerging Writers’ Festival (Melbourne, VIC) – Panel: Brave New Worlds 3:00-4:00pm

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10:00am-11:00am – Collins Booksellers Caloundra (Sunshine Coast)

2:00pm-3:00pm – Riverbend Books, Bulimba (Brisbane)

August 22nd: BOOK WEEK – St Andrew’s Anglican College (Peregian, QLD) – School Visit

August 23rd: Readers Cup (Regional QLD – Year 9s) – Author Speech and Presentation of Award to Winners

August 24th: BOOK WEEK – St Andrew’s Anglican College (Peregian, QLD) – School Visit

September 8th: Mount Alvernia College (Brisbane, QLD) – School Visit

September 11th: Sunshine Coast International Readers & Writers Festival – Panel: YA Fiction – 12:15-1:15pm.

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October 10th: Coolum State High School (Sunshine Coast, QLD) – School Visit

November 16th: Sunshine Coast Grammar School (Forest Glen, QLD) – School Visit



February 1st: AKARNAE is released in Australia in paperback (and worldwide in e-book format). Pre-orders now available! Please click HERE for more details.

February 5th: AKARNAE book launch (soooooo exciting!!!!)


March 20th-22nd: NOTED Festival – Buzzwords Blogger

March 26th: Gold Coast Libraries – Robina Branch – Creating worlds and characters for teen readers

March 27th-28th: Attending Author at ‘Readers and Writers Down Under’ on the Gold Coast, QLD.

March 29h: Gold Coast Libraries – Elanora Branch – Creating worlds and characters for teen readers

April 10th-12th: Supanova Pop Culture Expo (Melbourne Showgrounds)

April 15th: Hobart Library, TAS, for National Youth Week  – WRITING WORKSHOP: Feed your imagination – How to create magical worlds and write great characters

April 16th: Gold Coast Libraries – Helensvale Branch – WRITING WORKSHOP: Feed your imagination – How to create magical worlds and write great characters

April 17th-19th: Supanova Pop Culture Expo (Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre)

May 18th: Corinda High School, Brisbane, QLD

May 19th: Kenmore High School, Brisbane, QLD

July 4th: Canada Bay Libraries – Concord Branch, Sydney, NSW: WRITING WORKSHOP: Feed Your Imagination…

July 6th (additional session due to popular demand): Canada Bay Libraries – Concord Branch, Sydney, NSW: WRITING WORKSHOP: Feed Your Imagination…


July 7th: Dymocks – George Street, Sydney, NSW – Q&A with an author

August 8th: Dymocks Brisbane, QLD – CBD store – 9:30-12:00 for NATIONAL BOOKSHOP DAY:


August 8th: Collins Bookstore, Caloundra – 4:00-5:00 Q&A for NATIONAL BOOKSHOP DAY.

September 10th: Bracken Ridge High School, Brisbane, QLD

October 1st-4th: National Young Writers’ Festival, Newcastle, NSW

October 30th – November 1st: GenreCon, Brisbane, QLD


November 20th-22nd: Supanova Pop Culture Expo (Adelaide)

November 27th-29th: Supanova Pop Culture Expo (Brisbane)



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