April 27: Launch of Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia (Brisbane)

6pm: Join the Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts, the Honourable Leeanne Enoch along with editor, Dr Anita Heiss for the launch Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia. This event at Avid Reader is BOOKED OUT!


April 30-May 4: Indigenous Literacy Foundation (Tiwi Island)

As part of her role as an Ambassador of the Indigenous Literacy Foundation, Anita will run writing workshops with students on Tiwi Island.


May 6: Sydney Writers' Festival

3pm: Join Anita at the SWF as she chairs a panel of contribitors to Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia. For details click here!


May 24: A Night by the Fire (Brisbane)

6.30pm: Join Anita at kuril dhagun in the lead up to National Reconciliation Week as she discussed her novel Our Race for Reconciliation. You can book your FREE spot here!


May 30: Kick on For Literacy (Melbourne)

Join Anita for another night of fabulousness as she and Graeme Simsion return to debate Shelley Ware and David Lawrence. This year's topic: The locker-room is sexier than the library! The event will be at Queens College, Melbourne University and there'll be a quest performance by Archie Roach. All proceeds raised on the night go to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation. Booking details coming soon!


June 1: Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia (Melbourne)

Join Anita and contributors to the anthology as they discuss the work. At the Wheeler Centre - details to come.


July 11: National NAIDOC Conference (Sydney)

Anita will be presenting an address and workshop at the conference celebration the NAIDOC theme: Because of Her, We Can. Registrations for the conference are now open here.

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