Writing for Children with Tim Harris

Saturday, 5th September


This course will cover:

  • Nailing a concept
  • Voice
  • Planning
  • Character
  • Dialogue
  • Editing
  • Q+A welcome throughout

Location: Wickham – exact address will be provided after you book

Date: Saturday, 5th September

Time: 10am-3:30pm

What to bring: food for 1/2 hour lunch break, writing material, warm clothing as the room is large (there is airconditioning).

Parking: available in the carpark on corner of Honeysuckle Dr and Hannell St

PT: the venue is a 3 minute walk from Newcastle Interchange

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Tim Harris is the bestselling author of several laugh-out-loud series for kids, including Toffle TowersMr Bambuckle’s Remarkables and Exploding Endings.His first ever book, Exploding Endings: Painted Dogs & Doom Cakes, was awarded Honour Book at the 2017 KOALAs. Tim’s second series, Mr Bambuckle’s Remarkables, contains his trademark quirkiness, mixed with a touch of poignancy. The lead book was awarded a CBCA Notable in 2018, and the series was shortlisted for the REAL Awards in 2018 and 2019. His books have been published in Australia, the USA, Poland and Turkey.

A former primary school teacher of 15 years, and advocate for creativity and short stories, Tim’s presentations and workshops are dynamic and entertaining. He is a sought-after presenter, having worked in hundreds of schools across Australia.

Tim lives in Sydney with his wife and three young children.


Price of Writing for Children with Tim Harris
$66.00 for HWC members
$99.00 for Non-Members