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Mick Elliott

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Creative Writing Workshop

Join author, illustrator, children's television producer, scriptwriter and animator Mick Elliott for an interactive digital workshop. 

In your classroom

PLEASE NOTE  - Interactive places have now been allocated. All other bookings will be able to watch via YouTube, as a one-way connection.


“Reading builds empathy and helps see the world from a different point of view.”

Mick Elliott

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Meet the author of The Turners and Squidge Dibley

Mick Elliott is an author, illustrator, children’s television producer, scriptwriter and animator. His award-winning books include The Turners trilogy and Squidge Dibley series which feature his cartoon-style illustrations on every page.

An experienced school speaker and facilitator, join Mick as he hosts an interactive workshop session that will provide your kids with tools to create their own powerful stories and share Mick’s passion for reading for pleasure!

Follow Mick on Instagram @whatmicksaw

Presented by Sydney Opera House, Hachette Australia and NSW Department of Education. 

After more? Step inside the story with Audioplay

Step into the centre of an immersive audio experience, based Mick Elliott’s book series The Turners where you will physically play as the characters in this action-packed adventure.

Great for 6-12 year olds, Audioplay is podcast meets audiobook meets creative play; old-school action-packed play with high-tech audio. Put on your headphones and step into the story, playing out the action in real life!

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