In 2016, Hazel will focus on ' Writing a Non Boring Family History' , ' Authorpreneurship;The Business of Creativity' and 'Not Just a Piece of Cake:Being an Author' & non-boring memoir writing for adults.
From school author visitsto conference keynotes, how-to-write workshopsto Antarctica talks, or webchatswith remote or international schools, Hazel is a dynamic presenter who engages audiences on different levels and diverse topics.
Youtube clip Hazel speaking as National Year of Reading Ambassador on the importance of reading
Book Hazel today for your school literacy festival, book week celebrations or library program. Hazel speaks at conferences, community groups, festivals and runs a series of workshops throughout the year. Hazel can also tailor a presentationto suit your organisational needs and offers a limited number of one hour book consultancy sessionseach year.
Please Note, Hazel's speaking engagements are popular and bookings are secured months in advance. To ensure your date is available, please book as soon as possible. Hazel charges the Australian Society of Author rates.
For upcoming workshops, click through to Hazel's Calendar of Events.
Hazel Edwards: Speaker Topics
These topics can be customised to suit the needs of your audience and event. Please click on the topic for a detailed overview of the presentation.
- Authorpreneurship: The Business of Creativity Session
- Masterclass: Authorpreneurship
- Antarctica: Writer on Ice - Presentations for Schools, Clubs and Conferences
- Writing a Non Boring Family History Workshop
- Non Boring Travel Writing Workshop
- Author Visits to Schools, Kindergartens and Libraries
- WebChat for Classrooms
- Book Consultancy Session - Guidance, Advice and Suggestions for your Project
- Conference Keynote Addresses and Specialised Presentations
Contact and Bookings
Contact Hazelfor more details on speaker topics, bookings and customising a presentation to suit your needs.
Downloadable Hazel bio and hi res author photo for conference organisers under Media Resources.
Stay connected with Hazel!
Events & Appearances 2017
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Mentoring & Finishing Book-Length Non Fiction.
April 5th 4pm Reading Dogs photo shoot, Thomastown Library
April 7th 10-1pm PRO
April 10th 2pm Copyright Agency SLV
April 20th 10-3pm Yarra Ranges Museum, Lilydale ' Writing a Non Boring History or Memoir'
April 22nd 12-1pm Fitzroy Chn Lit_Festival.jpg 'Heroes' Panel
April 28th 1pm Women Writers' launch
May 3rd 4.30-6 pm Immigration Museum "Creativity' Keynote Independent Schools Arts Learning.
May 5th 10-1pm PRO
May 25-31 st Darwin
June 2nd 10-1pm PRO
June 10th (Sat) 10-1pm Wordfest Mt Waverley Library, Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir
June 17th 10-1pm Brunswick Foundling Archives: Master Class
July 7th 10-1pm PRO
July 19th YABBA ( t.b.c.)
August 4th 10-1pm PRO
August 8th Canberra: Chapman Primary School evening
August 12th Brunswick Foundling Archives Master Class 10-1pm
August 21st 11.30 Hume Grammar school visit
August 23rd (Weds) 11am Date with Reading Dog Ollie, Diamond Valley library, Greenborough.
August 24th 2pm Beverly Hills Primary , Doncaster
August 18-25 Chn Book Week 'Escape to Everywhere'
August 31st 1.30-3pm Chelsea Library 'Writing A Non Boring Family History'
September 1st 10-1pm PRO
September 8-10 HNSA Conference Swinburne Authorpreneurship.
October 6th 10-1pm PRO
November 3rd 10-1pm PRO
December 1st 10-1pm PRO