Our 10th CYA Conference program was held on 4th July 2015
This conference is aimed as professional development for new and established writers and illustrators of Children’s and Young Adult literature. Master classes and workshops will be conducted by authors, illustrators and industry professionals.
The 2015 Line up included:
Ben Long, Jacqui Honeywood, Georgie Donaghey, Hélène Magisson, Jennifer Loakes, Kaz Delaney, Meredith Costain, Morris Gleitzman, Paul Collins, Sarah Davis, . Editors on site: Karen Tayleur - Five Mile Press, Katrina Lehman - Penguin Books, Kristina Schulz - University of Queensland Press (UQP), Lisa Berryman - HarperCollins, Marisa Pintado - Hardie Grant Egmont, Maryann Ballantyne - Blackdog Books, Imprint of Walker Books, Rochelle Manners - Wombat Books & Rhiza Press, Suzanne O’Sullivan - Hachette. Agents on site: Alex Adsett - Alex Adsett Agent, Jacinta di Mase - Jacinta di Mase Management, Tara Wynne - Curtis Brown Australia, Web Designer: Rebecca Timmis - Vanilla Web Design, Self Publishing: Tadaa Children’s Booksmith.