2020 Shortlist - Scribbles Writing Academy, Creative Writing Awards - 'Franco Flamingo'
2020 Shortlist - CBCA Maurice Saxby Mentorship - 'The Song of the Sea, Age Old Magic, Franco Flamingo'
2019 Longlist - CBCA Aspiring Writers Mentorship Award - 'Age Old Magic'
2019 3rd Place - CYA Aspiring Writers Competition (Picture Book, Primary) - 'The Song of the Sea'
2017 Shortlist and Highest Ranking Picture Book - CBCA Aspiring Writers Mentorship Award - 'Baby and Me, Sit Quietly'
2017 2nd Place - Creative Kids Tales 'Magic, Mystery…' Competition - 'Age Old Magic'
2017 Top 10 - CYA Aspiring Writers Competition (Picture Book, Primary) - 'All You Can Be'
2016 1st Place - Writers Unleashed Picture Book Competition - 'Angus and Isobel'
2016 Top 5 - CYA Aspiring Writers Competition (Picture Book, Primary) - 'Angus and Isobel'
Wonderful Writerly Friends
'Picture Book - Primary' 3rd Place
Conferences and Workshops
My lovely writers group and I, at the book launch of 'Birthday Baby' in August 2018.
One of the many invaluable panels at KidLitVic 2018
2020 | Aug-Dec | Writers Victoria | Writing Children's Books with Jane Godwin | Online
2020 | July | CYA Conference | Online
2019 | July | CYA Conference | Brisbane
2019 | May | KidLitVic | Melbourne
2018 | August | City of Boroondara | Writing Dialogue with Toni Jordan | Melbourne
2018 | July | Writers Victoria | Series Fiction for Children with Sally Rippin | Melbourne
2018 | July | CYA Conference | Brisbane
2018 | Mar - May | Faber Writing Academy | Writing for Children and Young Adults | Melbourne
2018 | May | KidLitVic | Melbourne
2017 | Nov | Writers Victoria | Writing for Children
2017 | August | Writers Unleashed | Sydney
2017 | June | CYA Conference | Brisbane
2017 | May | KidLitVic | Melbourne
2016 | Sept | Faber Writing Academy | Getting Published as a Writer for Children | Melbourne
2016 | May | KidLitVic | Melbourne
Cocktail evening where many new acquaintances became friends!