Alice's upcoming engagements

Date Event
19 May 2016

Williamstown Literary Festival

Panel on Happiness with Professor Deborah Pike

12.00pm to 1.00pm on Sunday 19th June at the Williamstown Town Hall at the Council Chamber, 104 Ferguson Street, Williamstown, Melbourne.


17-19 May 2016

Emerging Writer's Festival

This year, Alice is an Ambassador of the Emerging Writer's festival, and will be on panels throughout the weekend:

More information to come

28 May 2016

NSW Writer's Centre Writing Workshop on 'Writing From Life'

Alice will be conducting a one-day workshop for interested participants on the craft of constructing character, plot and place in their own life stories:


19-22 May


Sydney Writer's Festival

For a full list of Alice's appearances at the festival see the below link:



Alice is back from maternity leave!

26 January 2015

Australia Day Ambassador

City of Shepparton

Free event

1 February 2015

Writer's Victoria Writing Workshop:

Memoir - SOLD OUT

2 February 2015

Bendigo Library

Author talk: 'Laurinda'

6:00pm - 7:00pm

259 Hargreaves St

Bendigo VIC 3550

Free event. Bookings here:

18 - 22 February 2015

Perth Writers Festival

Alice will be appearing in both the schools sessions and main festival weekend. Further details can be found on the festival website:


28 February 2015

Book launch - 'Meet Marly' - Our Australian Girl Series

The Little Bookroom

759 Nicholson Street Carlton

3pm, Free event

All children welcome!

11 March 2015

Brunswick Library

Author Talk: 'Laurinda'

Corner Sydney Road and Dawson Street

(Enter through Dawson Street)

Brunswick VIC 3056

19 March 2015

Glen Eira Library

Author Talk: 'Laurinda'

More details soon


This site was especially created for students and teachers and anyone generally interested in Alice's work. It contains interviews, articles, essays, teacher's notes, and useful resources.


Alice’s books are studied in secondary schools and universities in Australia as well as around the world. She has lectured at universities and schools all around Australia and overseas, and taught writing workshops to students from the ages of 8 to 80.