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Authors & Presenters


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Gillian O’Shaughnessy

Gillian started work at the ABC in 1996 in the newsroom as a cadet reporter, and worked in television, radio and online news and current affairs as a journalist for 15 years.

She currently presents the afternoon show on ABC Radio Perth and WA.

Voyager Main Stage

Man at the Window

Friday | 3 May | 11am

Man at the Window is an atmospheric crime novel with a burning moral dilemma at its heart. Join Robert Jeffreys as he speaks about hs debut novel, the first in the Detective Cardilini series, set in 1960s Western Australia.

Presented by: Gillian O’Shaughnessy  |  Sponsored by: Shire of Augusta Margaret River

Ticket: $20 or included in Festival Pass


Voyager Writers Room

Coffee & Papers

Saturday | 4 May | 9:30am

Start your morning with a coffee, the day’s news and hot topics as told by our journalists, festival guests and local icons. Features: Ian Parmenter, Ian Mutch, Rosemary Sayer, Gillian O’Shaughnessy and Chris Hammer.

Presented by: Glynn Greensmith  |  Sponsored by: Augusta Margaret River Mail & Post Newspapers

Cost: $10 or included in Festival pass


Voyager Writers Room

Slice Girls

Sunday | 5 May | 12pm

Slice Girls is a provocative reflection on the discrimination, sexism and cartelisation entrenched in the surgical community, and particularly the world of orthopaedics. Join author Dr Joan Arakkal for her remarkable story of blood, bones and the boys’ club.

Presented by: Gillian O”Shaughnessey  |  Sponsored by: Bettenay’s Margaret River

Ticket: $10 or included in Festival Pass 


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Gillian O’Shaughnessey

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Man at the Window

Main Stage
Friday | 3 May | 11am
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Coffee & Papers

Writers Room
Saturday | 4 May | 9:30am
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Slice Girls

Writers Room
Sunday | 5 May | 12pm
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