Peter FitzSimons

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  • Location: The Events Centre, Caloundra 4551 Queensland

Sunshine Coast Libraries presents acclaimed Australian author Peter FitzSimons. You are invited to hear Peter speak about his new non-fiction release, Victory at Villers-Bretonneux: Why a French town will never forget the Anzacs.

Master of ceremonies at this literary event will be local radio personality, Mark Darin.

About the Author:
Peter is the author of over thirty books including Tobruk, Kokoda, Batavia, Eureka, Ned Kelly, Gallipoli and biographies of Douglas Mawson, Nancy Wake‚ Kim Beazley‚ Nick Farr-Jones‚ Les Darcy, Steve Waugh and John Eales, and is one of Australia’s biggest selling non-fiction authors of the last twenty years. He is also a journalist with the Sydney Morning Herald and Sun-Herald and former national representative rugby union player.

About the Book: 
Victory at Villers-Bretonneux is the incredible story of Australian triumph in World War I. With his usual unique style, Peter highlights an extraordinary feat in Australian defense history. Bringing to life the stories of men across all sides, he paints a vivid picture of the conditions along the brutal Western Front.

Featured artist: Hayden Hack - local musician.

Location  Date and Time  Bookings 
The Events Centre, 
Caloundra
Thursday 24 November, 
7.30 pm – 9.30 pm
Book Online

$25 per person. Bookings and prepayment essential (non-refundable). Cash bar available from 6.30 pm.

Browse for Peter FitzSimons books in the library catalogue. Peter's books will be available for purchase at the venue.


Peter FitzSimons
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Thursday 24 November
The Events Centre, Caloundra
$25 pp. Book Online

The Events Centre :
20 Michinton Street, Caloundra
07 5491 4240
07 5491 4944
 The Events Centre

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The Events Centre, Caloundra




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