Awards

NSW Premier's Literary Awards

  • Shutting the Chooks In
    • Shortlisted 2004
  • Hannah and the Tomorrow Room
    • Shortlisted 2000
  • Eleanor, Elizabeth
    • Shortlisted 1985

Victorian Premier's Awards

  • I am Susannah
    • Shortlisted 1988

South Australian Literary Awards

  • Eleanor, Elizabeth
  • Shortlisted 1985

Prime Minister's Multicultural Awards

  • Big Dog
    • Picture Book Category - Winner 1992
  • Mum Goes to Work
    • Picture Book Category - Shortlisted 1993

Young Australian Readers Award (YARA)

Dear Writer - Winner 2002

Children's Literature Peace Prize

Dodger - Winner 1992