July 25: Indooroopilly HS NAIDOC celebration (Brisbane)

Anita is guest speaker for NAIDOC events at Indro High as they celebrate "Because of Her, We Can".


July 28: Outback Marathon (Yulara, NT)

Anita will return to Uluru this year (following last year's marathon and the 2016 half-marathon). She'll only run the 11km but will be cheering on the rest of the Epic Good Foundation's #TeamEpic as they cross the line while raising funds for the Indigenous Literacy Foundation.


August 5: What Women Want (Byron Bay)

11.30am: Join Anita, Lisa Walker, Hannah Richell and Victoria Purman at the Byron Bay Writers Festival as they talk writing by and for women. The full BBWF program is here!


August 5: Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia (Byron Bay)

3.15pm: Join Anita, Allen Clarke, Tony Birch and Delta Kay at the Byron Bay Writers Festival. The full program is available here.


September 5: Melbourne Uni Professional Staff Conference

Anita will present a keynote address to Melbourne University staff at the Melbourne Convention Centre.


September 21-23: NZSA National Writers Forum (Auckland, NZ)

Anita will present a keynote and workshop at the New Zealand Society of Authors Writers Forum. For full program, click here!


November 17: Word for Word Festival (Geelong, VIC)

Anita will present a keynote and be a panelist at this year's festival. Read more here.


November 19: University of the Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs, QLD)

Anita will present a keynote address to Australasian Consortium of Humanities Research Centres

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