Aussie KidLit Poets

As a place to begin I will list the living poets (scroll down) that can be found in this beautiful collection selected by Jackie French and illustrated by Tania McCartney and published by The National Library of Australia to be released on 1st April 2019.

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Aussie KidLit Poets in alphabetical order

Check the blog roll for links to their sites – though not all poets have direct web links.

Poets with an *asterisk* appear in the above anthology

  • Kathryn Apel
  • Duncan Ball
  • Bronwyn Bancroft*
  • Leo Barnard*
  • Catherine Bateson
  • Jenny Blackford
  • Janeen Brian*
  • Christopher Cheng*
  • Margaret Clark*
  • Sherryl Clark
  • Bill Condon*
  • Meredith Costain*
  • Nadine Cranenburgh
  • Phil Cummings*
  • Sue deGennaro*
  • Jackie French*
  • Susanne Gervay*
  • Mark Greenwood*
  • Andy Griffiths*
  • Elaine Harris*
  • Libby Hathorn*
  • Stephen Herrick*
  • Leigh Hobbs*
  • Elizabeth Honey*
  • Jackie Hosking*
  • Elvice Ikuo*
  • Danny Katz*
  • Frané Lessac*
  • Alison Lester*
  • Virginia Lowe*
  • Mark Macleod*
  • Kristin Martin
  • Lorraine Marwood
  • Christobel Mattingley*
  • Meg McKinlay*
  • Sally Morgan*
  • Sally Murphy
  • Sally Odgers
  • Kate O’Neil
  • Omar Musa*
  • Geoff Page*
  • Anna Pignataro*
  • Claire Saxby
  • Shaun Tan*
  • Caroline Tuohey
  • Chris Wallace-Crabbe*
  • Narelle Warner*
  • Stephen Whiteside*