2018 Events

Would you like to book me for a Book Week visit, author story time, special event speaker, writing workshop or a preschool visit?  I am now taking bookings.  Please get in touch via the Contact page on this website.

‘My kids love Gemma gets the jitters… and so do I. It teaches children it’s ok to be afraid, and highlights what courage looks like.’

Dr Justin Coulson, Parenting expert & Author of 9 Ways to a Resilient Child

‘Katrina Roe wowed audiences at the Snowy Mountains Readers & Writers festival. Her writing journey was inspirational to kids and adults alike.’

Jack Heath, Children’s and YA Author

‘Katrina’s ability to captivate and engage a class of preschoolers for over an hour is amazing.’

Helen Besestri, Snowy Moutains Readers & Writers Festival.

‘Our students thoroughly enjoyed Katrina’s presentation and even our youngest students were engaged the whole time.  Katrina involved the girls by asking them questions and developed their understanding of issues presented in her books.’

Gwyn Bromhead, Junior School – Teacher Librarian, Tara Anglican School for Girls

You were amazing!  The students were engaged and captivated by your fabulous stories. All the teachers present agreed it was a fabulous morning! Thank you and come again.’

Emma Cutmore, Kindergarten Teacher, Loquat Valley Anglican School
DateTimeLocationEvent
 Thu March 1 06.30pm NSW Writers’ CentreWriters’ Group Open Night, Keynote speaker
 Thu April 1203.30pmExplore & Develop ArtarmonAuthor visit
Thu April 1911.15 amChatswood LibraryPreschool Storytime
Sat June 30All dayNSW Writers’ CentreKids & YA festival
 Fri Aug 107amRyde Civic CentreCity of Ryde Prayer Breakfast
Sat Aug 11 2pmMad Hatters Bookshop, Manly, BrisbaneLily’s Balloon Launch
 Tue Aug 21 9amOrange Public SchoolBook Week Author visit
 Wed Aug 22 10.30 am Orange Christian SchoolBook Week Author visit
Thu Aug 239amCanowindra Public SchoolFestival of Reading
Thu Aug 235.30pmOrange City LibraryAdults Event:  In Conversation with Melanie Pearce
Fri Aug 2409.10Catherine Mcauley Catholic SchoolBook Week Author Visit
Sat Sep 13pmSydney launch
Sat Nov 109am-1pmBeecroft Uniting ChurchMarket Day