2008: Macquarie Bank/Varuna Longlines Poetry Workshop,
2005-2006: Poetry Foundation of Australia, Wollongong Workshop, Jan 11-18th.
2004-2005: Australian Society of Authors Mentorship Award for Poetry
2004: Highly Commended Poem, Trudy Graham National Literary Awards, WA
2003: Commended poem, Karrinyup Writers Club Competition
2002: Winner, Trudy Graham Literary Awards WA - Poetry
Runner Up, Perth Pen International Poetry Competition.
2007 WA Spring Poetry Festival
2007: Co-Director and Festival Organiser - 2007 WA Spring Poetry Festival, Perth City & Northbridge.
Prose Workshops & Performance
2006 - Ongoing:
Prose Tutor Writing from the Centre: In Association with OOTA, Fremantle Arts Centre.
Prose reader at WOW (Walking on Water) City Readings -
Reading chapter from novel, Last Stop,
Philosopher's Cafe & Town Hall Reader, 2005 WA Spring
reader to Word-Thirst No. 3 Anthology, KSP Writers Centre.
Twin-Cities FM Radio 89.7: invited guest poet and reader.
The City of Joondalup Festival, one of three PCWC performance
Invited reader to Walking on Water - Perth Boatshed, WEB, ECU,
Conference On the Beach: My paper & reading of a
novel chapter, Magnet City Orbit.
Invited speaker to two ECU writing classes. ‘Demonstrating
Self-publication’ to 2nd Year Authorship and Publication
Invited speaker to ECU. ‘Getting Published’ - 2nd
year Authorship and Publication students.
Invited speaker to U3A, North Beach. ‘Getting started with
Prose Tutor at Writing from the Centre, OOTA Fremantle Arts Centre.
Poetry Tutor at Poetry Circle, OOTA Fremantle Arts Centre.
Poetry and Prose critiquing.
Poetry Tutor at the Peter Cowan Writers Centre’s Saturday
afternoon, 1.00pm “Poet-tree” class.
Myths & Monsters, Children's Writing Course at Joondalup
Public Library for PCWC in association with Anni Wood, Heather
Goldsmith and Lucas North.
'Releasing the Writer Within', a 3-Part Series of Prose Writing
Workshops based on Natalie Goldberg's 'Writing Practice' and lessons
taken from her books Writing Down the Bones and Wild Mind.
Workshops were held at the Peter Cowan Writers Centre, ECU Joondalup,
in association with Lucas North and Scilla Wordsworth.
Lines Across the Land, WA State Literature Centre – 'Organising Workshops and Writers’ Events' in association with
Sun City Writers, Yanchep ‘The Prose Poem’ Workshop.
Creative Writing Tutor, ‘Lost the Plot’, PCWC/City of
Joondalup Creative Writing Program for 7 to 17 year olds with a focus
Children's Poetry Judge
2000: Olympic Kids 2000 Children's Poetry & School Awards - Reader's
1999: Skool Kids, Children's Poetry & School Awards - Reader's