Awards

CBCA is the Children’s Book Council of Australia

Eddie Pipper
– Shortlisted for Speech Pathology Australia Award for Lower Primary 2013

Trust me too (anthology) What goes round…
– Notable Book (CBCA) 2012

I Spy Dad
– Shortlisted for Speech Pathology Australia Award for Young Children 2010

Elephant Mountain
– Notable Book (CBCA) 2009

Hoosh! Camels in Australia
– Honour Award (CBCA) 2006

Where does Thursday go?
– Honour Award (CBCA) – Early Childhood 2002
– Notable Book (CBCA) Picture Book Category 2002

What’s in the River?
– Shortlisted for Wilderness Society Environment Award 2002

Max Colwell
– When I was Young- Highly Commended Equal Opportunity Awards: in recognition of The Year of the Older Person 1999

Maria Donato – When I was Young
– Highly Commended Equal Opportunity Awards: in recognition of The Year of the Older Person 1999

Dog Star
– Notable Book (CBCA) 1998

Duck Down
– Notable Book (CBCA) 1998

Rocky
– Notable Book (CBCA) 1998
– Shortlisted in COOL Awards (Canberra’s Own Outstanding List) 1998

The girl who married a fly (anthology) Twin Stuff
– Notable Book (CBCA) 1998

Leaves for Mr Walter
– Notable Book (CBCA) 1998
– Commended in Children’s Peace Literature Awards 1998

Pilawuk – When I was Young
– Honour Award (CBCA) 1997

Fellowships

The Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature
Carclew Fellowship 2012
The May Gibbs Children’s Literature Trust
Creative Time Fellowship 2009