Wendy Orr has written award winning books for children of all ages and can present to children of Junior Primary through to Senior Secondary College. She is a down to earth, honest and emotionally moving “performer”.
Robyn Bavati has taught dance and English and worked as a shiatsu therapist. Her latest novel is Within these Walls, a book about the Holocaust for upper primary and lower secondary students which won the Older Readers category of the WA Young Readers' Book Award 2018, and was short listed in the Younger Readers Category of the 2017 CBCA Book of the Year Awards. Robyn is also the author of the critically acclaimed Dancing in the Dark, a CBCA Notable Book in 2010, and the novel Pirouette. She is currently working on her fourth novel for young adults.
Robyn is a great champion of personal choice and writes about characters that go to extraordinary lengths to achieve their dreams. She is passionate about giving students the tools that empower them to write with confidence. Robyn’s school sessions are best suited to students in Years 6-9, and her workshops are suitable for students aged ten and above, as well as for adults aspiring to publication and teachers wishing to acquire the tools to teach creative writing in the classroom.