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Big names coming to Ku-ring-gai Library

Date : 10 April 2024  to 30 April 2024

Address : Gordon Library, Pacific Highway, Gordon NSW, Australia

Suburb : Gordon

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02 9424 0120


Event Description

Ku-ring-gai Council is proud to announce an exciting line up of renowned personalities set to grace Ku-ring-gai Library’s event stage in April 2024, including tennis legend Jelena Dokic, MasterChef winner Julie Goodwin, and acclaimed journalist Grantlee Kieza.

Jelena Dokic, celebrated tennis champion and bestselling author of Unbreakable, will be sharing insights from her latest book, Fearless, which explores themes of resilience and empowerment.

Julie Goodwin, the beloved winner of Australia’s first MasterChef season, will unveil her deeply personal memoir, Your Time Starts Now, offering readers a candid glimpse into her life’s triumphs and struggles.

Grantlee Kieza, acclaimed journalist and author of Sister Viv, will present a riveting account of Australian Army nurse Vivian Bullwinkel’s extraordinary courage and resilience during World War II. Kieza’s narrative delves into Bullwinkel’s harrowing survival of a wartime massacre and her lifelong dedication to serving others.

“These events mark Council’s ongoing commitment to bringing nationally recognised talent to the local audience. Their remarkable stories and achievements resonate with audiences of all backgrounds, enriching our community with inspiration and insight.” – Mayor Sam Ngai.

These events are happening at Gordon Library and are all FREE but you must register…

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