In 2018, 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 workshops to Antarctica talks, or webchats with 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
- 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 Hazel for 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 2019
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Masterclass: Complete Your Book in a Year.
Feb 19th 1. 30-1pm OAM Wheelers' Hill Library
March 1st (Sun) 1-4pm Ivanhoe Library 'Writing Non Boring History for Grandkids'
March 4th International Women's Day. Box Hill Town Hall 6.30
March 6th PROV 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
March 27th Society of Women Writers: 'Authorpreneurship' workshop
April 3rd PROV 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
April 18th SCBWI The Dock Library
May 1st PROV 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
May 30th TBC Library Week Rosanna Library 1-4 pm 'Writing a Non- Boring Family History'
June 5th PROV 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
20/21st Willy Festival 20/20
July 3rd PROV 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
August 7th PROV 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
Book Week; Larrikin Puppets Musical of 'Hijabi Girl:
Sept 4th PROV 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
Oct 2nd PROV 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
Nov 6th PROV 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
Dec 4th PROV Mini Book launch