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 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
- 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.
September 19th YABBA statewide online Virtual Author from Mont Albert Primary
September 23rd 10.30-12. Dolly Parton Imagination Library event, Geelong Library.
September 26th 6-8 pm OAM event Knox Civic Centre
October 6th 10-1pm PRO
October 13th Hazelnuts Reunion lunch Mr & Miss 12.30 711 Whitehorse Rd.
October 20 th (Fri) 1-4pm Colac Library ' Writing a Non Boring Family History'
October 31st 10 am YABBA AWARDS Hampton Park Secondary
November 3rd 10-1pm PRO
December 1st 10-1pm PRO (Celebration of completed books)
March 24th Goulburn Readers/Writers' Festival