Still touching hearts: an evening with May Gibbs

The National Centre for Australian Children’s Literature requests the pleasure of your company at an evening with May Gibbs.

Two exceptional speakers will entertain us. Jane Brummitt will talk about Gifts from May Gibbs and Tania McCartney will give us an intimate view of May in a talk entitled Mamie: a celebration of May's life for modern children. To read more, go to Tania's blog.
During the evening, Jane Brummitt will be generously donating to the National Centre an original framed artwork by May Gibbs. This artwork is a preliminary piece created for May’s early work, Gum Blossom Babies (1916)

When: 11 MAY 2017 5.30pm–7.00pm
Where: ALIA House. 9–11 Napier Close. Deakin 2600
Cost: $15 ($12 for Members of The CBCA)
RSVP: 9 May 2017  

Bookings are essential and seating is limited.
You may confirm your place by emailing

Harry Hartogs Bookseller will be selling books by May Gibbs, Jane Brummitt and Tania McCartney as well as the CBCA shortlisted titles.