Wednesday, May 24, 2006 Garden expert and children's author to speak at library
Renowned children's author and tropical garden expert Leonie Norrington will be the guest speaker at a free event at the Maleny Library next Wednesday (May 31) at 7:30pm.
Leonie is the author of a number of books including The Barumbi Kids, The Last Muster, and Reuben's Lost.
She grew up at the Barunga Aboriginal Community in southern Arnhem Land. Her writing demonstrates enormous respect for the indigenous people of that area.
Leonie is also the tropical zone writer for Gardening Australia. She is a third generation tropical gardener who learnt to garden at her grandmother's knee at a time when the only fresh food available in the north, was home-grown.
This free event is part of the Voices on the Coast Literary Festival. To book, please phone the Maleny Library on 5429 6222.
Contact Caloundra City Council on:
Phone 1300 650 112 (local), (07) 5420 8200 (outside the Sunshine Coast) or +61 7 5420 8200 (international)
Post: PO Box 117 Caloundra 4551 Qld Australia
In person: Omrah Ave, Caloundra, Qld, Australia
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