School Holiday Workshop with Oliver Phommavanh and Nat Amoore

These school holidays your kids can exercise their writing muscles at a writing workshop with Oliver Phommavanh and Nat Amoore! Two authors in one, now that’s a treat!

When: 12th July, 10am-3pm
Where: 91b Grose St, North Parramatta NSW 2151.
Cost: $50


10am-12:15pm incl. 15min break:
Oliver will be facilitating the first half of the workshop

½ hr Lunch break

12:45-3pm incl. 15min break:
Nat will be facilitating the second half.

Oliver Phommavanh

Oliver Phommavanh loves to make people laugh, whether it’s on the page writing humour for kids or on stage as a stand-up comedian. He also shares his passion for writing with kids, using his experience as a primary school teacher. Oliver has performed at various comedy and writers festivals around Australia and Asia. Oliver’s recent books include Don’t Follow Vee and Natural Born Loser, and he is best known for Thai-riffic!, Con-nerd and The Other Christy.

Nat Amoore

Nat Amoore is a Sydney-based writer who is passionate about encouraging kids to read and write and explore their imagination without boundaries. Her first middle grade novel ‘Secrets Of A Schoolyard Millionaire‘ is out now with Penguin Random House.

Reserve your place now! Email with the subject ‘holiday workshop’.


Kids Holiday Illustration Workshop with Liz Anelli

Liz Anelli is a collector, artist and writer. She loves nothing more than finding ideas that she can turn into works of art. In this fun, engaging and inspiring holiday workshop she will show you how she does it, and will help you do it too!


When: Tuesday 9 July, 10am-4pm
Where: Blacktown Arts Centre
Cost: $22
Book: Email

Blue Mountains

Holiday Writing Workshop with Deborah Abela

Deborah Abela is one of Australia’s most popular children’s writers, with multiple award-winning books to her name. Her workshops are fun and informative and will leave you full of creativity and amazing ideas.




When: Wed July 10, 10am-4pm

Where: MCRN, Meeting Room Lawson Library Building
Cnr, Loftus St/ San Jose Ave Lawson, NSW
Ages 9-13
Cost: $22
Email to book!