Events

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Nicole Alexander

Nicole Alexander

The Great Plains

Meet one of Australia's leading storytellers and hear her talk about her new book THE GREAT PLAINS - an epic story about two conflicting cultures and one divided family. Nicole is a fourth-generation grazier and, as well as writing bestselling novels, she has a hands on role in running her family’s property near Moree. Nicole’s works reflect a sense of continuity and an inherent love for the land that is steeped in authenticity. Bookseller is The Nook and Cranny Bookshop.

Oct 27
Time:
Monday, 27 October 2014, 10:00am
Venue:
Goondiwindi Library, 4-6 McLean Street
Goondiwindi Qld 4390
Tickets:
This is a free event. Bookings are required on (07) 4671 7470 or gundylib@grc.qld.gov.au

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Nicole Alexander

The Great Plains

Meet one of Australia's leading storytellers and hear her talk about her new book THE GREAT PLAINS - an epic story about two conflicting cultures and one divided family. Nicole is a fourth-generation grazier and, as well as writing bestselling novels, she has a hands on role in running her family’s property near Moree. Nicole’s works reflect a sense of continuity and an inherent love for the land that is steeped in authenticity. Bookseller is The Nook and Cranny Bookshop.

Time:
Monday, 27 October 2014, 10:00am
Venue:
Goondiwindi Library, 4-6 McLean Street
Goondiwindi Qld 4390
Tickets:
This is a free event. Bookings are required on (07) 4671 7470 or gundylib@grc.qld.gov.au
Nicole Alexander

The Great Plains

Meet one of Australia's leading storytellers and hear her talk about her new book THE GREAT PLAINS - an epic story about two conflicting cultures and one divided family. Nicole is a fourth-generation grazier and, as well as writing bestselling novels, she has a hands on role in running her family’s property near Moree. Nicole’s works reflect a sense of continuity and an inherent love for the land that is steeped in authenticity.

Time:
Monday, 27 October 2014, 3:00pm
Venue:
Toowoomba City Library,
618 Ruthven Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350
Tickets:
This is a free event. Bookings are recommended on (07) 4688 6670.
Nicole Alexander

The Great Plains

Meet one of Australia's leading storytellers and hear her talk about her new book THE GREAT PLAINS - an epic story about two conflicting cultures and one divided family. Nicole is a fourth-generation grazier and, as well as writing bestselling novels, she has a hands on role in running her family’s property near Moree. Nicole’s works reflect a sense of continuity and an inherent love for the land that is steeped in authenticity.Bookseller is Collins Kingaroy.

Time:
Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 11:30am
Venue:
Kingaroy Library,
(TJ O”Neill Memorial Library),
Civic Centre,
Glendon Street
KINGAROY Qld
Tickets:
This is a free event but bookings are required via Collins Kingaroy 07 4162 4142 or Kingaroy Library 07 4189 9256.
Yotam Ottolenghi

Plenty More

Experience Ottolenghi’s dishes first-hand – in partnership with Nathan Sasi of Nomad, one of Sydney’s hottest new openings of the year. Hear all about Yotam’s new book, Plenty More (Random House rrp $49.95).

Time:
Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 12:00pm
Venue:
Nomad
16 Foster Street
Surry Hills
NSW 2010
Tickets:
COST: $210 (includes shared two course meal, wine, copy of Plenty More)
Limited places, without book included, $175.
BOOKING: sydney.goodfoodmonth.com/ottolenghi
Nicole Alexander

The Great Plains

Meet one of Australia's leading storytellers and hear her talk about her new book THE GREAT PLAINS - an epic story about two conflicting cultures and one divided family. Nicole is a fourth-generation grazier and, as well as writing bestselling novels, she has a hands on role in running her family’s property near Moree. Nicole’s works reflect a sense of continuity and an inherent love for the land that is steeped in authenticity.

Time:
Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 3:30pm
Venue:
Gympie Regional Libraries,
8 -14 Mellor Street,
Gympie Qld 4570
Tickets:
This is free event. Bookings are recommended on (07) 5481 0859
Yotam Ottolenghi

Plenty More

Yotam Ottolenghi and Nomad’s Nathan Sasi are joined by a fabulous cast of like-minded cooks, including Michael Rantissi of Kepos Street Kitchen, Somer Sivrioglu of Efendy and Simon Zalloua of Sefa Kitchen, with the legendary Christine Manfield on dessert.

Time:
Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 8:00pm
Venue:
Nomad
16 Foster Street
Surry Hills
NSW 2010
Tickets:
COST: $260 (includes full shared banquet, wine, copy of Plenty More)
Limited spaces, without book included, $225.
BOOKING: sydney.goodfoodmonth.com/ottolenghi
Nicole Alexander

The Great Plains

Join one of Australia's leading storytellers Nicole Alexander for a literary lunch and hear her talk about her new book THE GREAT PLAINS - an epic story about two conflicting cultures and one divided family. Nicole is a fourth-generation grazier and, as well as writing bestselling novels, she has a hands on role in running her family’s property near Moree. Nicole’s works reflect a sense of continuity and an inherent love for the land that is steeped in authenticity. Bookseller is The Bookshop, Caloundra.

Time:
Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 12:00pm
Venue:
Lake Kawana Community Centre, 114 Sportsman Parade, Bokarina, Sunshine Coast, Qld
Tickets:
Tickets are $20, which includes lunch. Bookings are essential on 1300LIBRARY (542727).
Yotam Ottolenghi

Plenty More

With a background in journalism and philosophy, Yotam Ottolenghi was never going to be your average chef. Starting out as a pastry chef, Ottolenghi delicatessens and restaurants followed, as did cookbooks. With his close-knit team of collaborators, he has created a style of food that is vibrant and bold, bursting with the flavours and spices of the Middle East, the Mediterranean and beyond. Join him in conversation with Good Food Month Festival Director Joanna Savill to find out more about his food and philosophy.

Time:
Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 6:00pm
Venue:
Sydney Opera House
The Studio
Bennelong Point
Sydney
NSW 2000
Tickets:
COST: From $35 (transaction fee $5-$8.50 applies)
BOOKINGS: sydneyoperahouse.com or 02 9250 7777
Nicole Alexander

The Great Plains

Meet one of Australia's leading storytellers and hear her talk about her new book THE GREAT PLAINS - an epic story about two conflicting cultures and one divided family. Nicole is a fourth-generation grazier and, as well as writing bestselling novels, she has a hands on role in running her family’s property near Moree. Nicole’s works reflect a sense of continuity and an inherent love for the land that is steeped in authenticity. Bookseller is Dymocks Northlake.

Time:
Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 6:30pm
Venue:
North Lakes Library,
10 The Corso,
North Lakes, QLD 4509
Tickets:
This is a free event. Bookings are required on (07) 3480 9900.
Yotam Ottolenghi

Plenty More

With a background in journalism and philosophy, Yotam Ottolenghi was never going to be your average chef. Starting out as a pastry chef, Ottolenghi delicatessens and restaurants followed, as did cookbooks. With his close-knit team of collaborators, he has created a style of food that is vibrant and bold, bursting with the flavours and spices of the Middle East, the Mediterranean and beyond. Join him in conversation with Good Food Month Festival Director Joanna Savill to find out more about his food and philosophy.

Time:
Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 8:00pm
Venue:
Sydney Opera House
The Studio
Bennelong Point
Sydney
NSW 2000
Tickets:
COST: From $35 (transaction fee $5-$8.50 applies)
BOOKINGS: sydneyoperahouse.com or 02 9250 7777

Festivals

Adelaide Festival
Brisbane Writers Festival
Byron Bay Festival
Melbourne Writers Festival
Perth Writers Festival
Sydney Writers Festival
Voices on the Coast
Somerset Festival
Festival Of Golden Words