Photo Album

Catch up with the latest photos from Hazel's recent events.

2014

Darwin 'Trail Magic' Launch at Nightcliff Aquatic Centre.HOT but COOL launch! (Sixty more guests in the shade off camera having a drink before ice melted a second time!)

Trail Magic Mix Trevelyan & Hazel Edwards  Co-authors

Co-authors Trevelyan & Hazel Edwards autographing.

Autographing Trail MagicDarwin Trail Magic' Launch

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'The Ashes'  Melbourne Cricket Club Library 'Burning the Bails' Launch

MCC Library' Burning the Bails' Launch

Margaret Clark & Hazel at Melbourne Cricket Club Library launch of Krista Bell's historic picture book 'Burning the Bails' about the 'Ashes'.

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'f2m:the boy within' doco screening at Midsumma Festival: Hobsons Bay/Altona Library

Midsumma Festival: Screening of 'f2m:the boy within' (Kailash Studio) Doco at Altona/Hobson's Bay Library. Great librarians!

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2013

Hazel's family held an OAM celebration which included many of the authors.

Jen McVeity,Felicity Marshall,Krista Bell,(Hazel) Meredith Costain, Corinne King and Susie Gervay

(Photo by Meredith Fuller)

Hazel's family celebrtaing OAM 

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OAM for Literature at Government House

Hazel and Governor Alex Chernov

Hazel with Governor Alex Chernov, OAM Awards

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Being an Author 'Prize' for SCBWI 'Inside Story'

SCBWI 'Being an Author 'Prize'

This student won Hazel as an author visit to his school as the 'prize' for being part of the 'Inside Story' SCBWI event at the Little Bookroom.Parent thrilled with photo and visit as encouragement for reading.

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Shepparton Premiere of 'f2m:the boy within' Doco

 

 'Out in the Open' Festival premiere screening of f2m:the boy within' (Kailash Studio) documentary with organiser Damien Stevens. Skype link to NZ makes it an international screening? Doco available for screenings elsewhere.

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Launching Kevin's 'Kate' at Little Bookroom

Little Bookroom

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YABBA Awards, Haileybury, Brighton

With Sue Osborne, Haileybury Librarian, YABBA Awards

With Haileybury School Librarian Sue Osborne, who organised the YABBA Awards event where 20 authors & illustrators met keen readers from participating schools.

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Government House  OAM Investiture

OAM at Government House Kim, Garnet and Hazel at Govt House OAM

Receiving the OAM (Order of Australia Medal) for Services to Literature at Government House.

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Immigration Museum, Melbourne.

Hijabi Girl research at immigration Museum with Ozge as guide.

'Hijabi Girl' research at Immigration Museum with Ozge as guide

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Canberra Floriade with Tania Mc Cartney: 'Riley and the Jumpy Roo: A Journey Around Canberra'.

Canberra Floriade: With Tania Mc Cartney 

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Children's Book Week 2013

Lachie the Reading Dog: Nillumbik Literacy festivalBerwick Fields Primary

Lachie the Reading Dog (Nillumbik Literacy Festival) &

Berwick Fields, the biggest primary school.

Hazel spoke to over 3,000 children in Book Week.

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Researching 'Hijabi Girl'

Iftar  Hazel & Ozge

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Shooting Kailash Studio Doco of 'f2m:the boy within' 

Kailash Studio crew with f2m:the boy within

Wonderful 'techie' crew shooting book to documentary.

f2m doco trio: Ryan, Hazel & Brian Kailash Trio with Meredith & f2m book

Co-author Ryan, Hazel & Brian Walsh, & Meredith Fuller the producers.

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'Cake Angels' & Ronald McDonald House Visit

Cake Angels at Ronald Mc Donald House

'Cake Angels' donate special occasion cakes for patients at Ronald McDonald House.

The hippo cake had a brilliantly designed, hot pink roof.

Hazel read 'Guess What There's a Hippo on the Hospital Roof Eating Cake' & shared ways parents and staff can write patients' journeys in their own books.

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Web-chatting about Authorpreneurship with NZ writers.

Hazel webchatting.

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Eltham Library

'Moose is Loose' launch, with author Mark Carthew.Awarding 'best' antlers.

Awarding 'best antlers' at Mark Carthew's 'Moose is Loose' launch at Eltham Library

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Australian Society of Authors: AGM: Sydney 

ASA AGM Sydney 2013 Hazel, Susie Gervay, Judith Ridge & Sheryl Gwyther

Hazel with Susie Gervay, and other directors Judith Ridge & Sheryl Gwyther

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Clunes Booktown 2013: The Mad Hatter, The Author and the Storychair-maker 

Earl Leonard, Hazel and Clayton Edwards (no relation except by imagination). 

The Mad Hatter, The Author and the Storychair-Maker Story-Chair-maker

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Feymouse App:  Vincenzo from Blue Quoll

Vincenzo & HazelFeymouse app

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Ford Street Publishing / Variety Launch of 'Gracie & Josh' 

Book Launch of Suzanne Gervay's Gracie & Josh

Hazel launched, Susanne Gervay wrote and Serena Geddes illustrated. Jen Mc Veity read.

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Townsville: Ross River Reading Fever Librarians & Hazel

Ross River Reading Fever Librarians

Project for inspiring local readers and winner's name in Hazel's next book.

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'Reading Together' 'Books in a Bag' Launch

Mayor of Frankston, staff and authors at Frankston Toy Library 'Books in a Bag' launch'Read Together' Launch Frankston Toy Library

Frankston Toy Library with Mayor of Frankston, authors, staff & volunteers

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Authorpreneurship

 A.S.A.'s editor Lucie Stevens  Keesing Press ASA Launch:'Better Read Than Dead' bookstore, Newtown, NSW

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2012 National Year of Reading

Titanic Dog animator Tobi Jessop at first screening.

Hazel's 'Titanic Dog' DVD animator Tobi Jessop. Check shipwreck in background, toy dog on table!

 Matteo is Voice of the Dog

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News Ltd Mini Books

Rachel-the-Librarian has the BEST storytelling voice.

She read the Mini-books at Fountain Gate autographing for News Ltd.

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National Year of Reading Ambassadors: Canberra

Canberra Readers' Festival: Tania Mc Cartney, Hazel & Anita Heiss

A Trio of Reading Ambassadors: Tania Mc Cartney, Hazel & Anita Heiss

Canberra Readers' Festival

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Community Readings

Hazel sharing 'Braille' book picture book Seaford Junior Community Library

Seaford Junior Community Library for pre-schoolers & parents with volunteer Melinda.

Reading-fans: Literacy Week Author visit to Illim College, Dallas(Vic)

Reading Fans: Ilim College staff. Literacy Week Author Visit. Wonderful display.

Port Macquarie/ Charlestown Library: Writing Non Boring Family Histories workshops.

Geoffrey Mc Skimming & Hazel, autographing

Abbotsleigh Literary Festival: autographing with Geoffrey Mc Skimming and book parade characters

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Cairns 'Authorpreneurship' seminar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Far Nth Qld: Cairns 'Authorpreneurship' ASA/QWC seminar.Two local creators drove 200 kilometres (with dog) to participate.

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Professor Meenakshi Bharat, co-editor of 'Alien Shores'  anthology of refugee fiction at Carlton 'Readings' launch

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2012 National Year of Reading - Non Boring Reading Seminar

     

 

Independent Schools Librarians at Hazel's 'Non Boring Reading' seminar. 

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Clunes Booktown Storytellers Chair with designer Clayton Edwards Photo Karen le Rossignol.

 

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Keen Young Reader; Photo Mary Broome

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ASA Directors: Brisbane. photo Sherryl Gwyther

Photographer Sheryl Gwyneth

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Victorians Love Libraries Launch: Clayton 

Local Govt Minister & Ambassadors Felice & Hazel 

 

Launch:'Who's a Cheeky Monkey?' for Destiny Child

2012 National Year of Reading 'soft' launch at Bialik College with patron William Mc Innes, and ambassadors Alison Lester, Hazel and a few 'characters'.
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Family 'Feast' History Week 

State Library of Victoria

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LifeWorks Photoshoot

Photoshoot for LifeWorks Relationship Counselling and Education Services.

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Cast & Crew Screening of the Hippo Movie 

   

Pocket Bonfire Productions have interpreted the book "There's a Hippopotamus on our Roof Eating Cake" for the silver screen. For more details about the movie and international screenings in Edinburgh, Washington etc, visit the Pocket Bonfire website and preview the trailer. Hazel pictured with producer Joel and director-writer Jaime at the crew & cast preview. Hazel also with mother & daughter Hippo fans

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Literacy Day at Sunshine West Kindergarten 

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'Duckstar' launch at Kardinia International College; with Co-author, Christine Anketell

   

Co-authors Christine Anketell and Hazel Edwards launch the Duckstar series at Kardinia International College.  

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Amazing Hippo Cake!

   

This amazing cake was made for the "Books 2 Devour" competition in the Hills Shire Council( NSW) Too good to eat! 

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30th Anniversary Hippopotamus Celebration 

Photographer: Jennifer Chui. Photograph courtesy of The Colac Herald.

Hazel Edwards and friends at the winning Hippopotamus celebration at the Colac library in Victoria.

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