Reppublica May 2019 Napolitano and Santa
ABC Interview with Loretta Ryan OCT2018.

Dante Alighieri Celebration (2019) with DA President

and the Italian Consul for QLD & NT.

ABC Radio interview (2018) with

presenter, Loretta Lynn

For more details on Future Events, have a look at Marisa's Official FaceBook page @MarisaParkerAuthor or send an email enquiry to:



MARCH 2019


  • Creative Writing Workshop -1 April. Gain insight into good writing habits and the writing process. This one-day catered workshop in the beautiful surrounds of MountTamborine will be a conducive and motivating environment for beginners or those wanting to hone their writing skills. 



  • Your Life or Family Story Workshop - 29 April. Don't leave it too late to capture the amazing experiences of your family's story. This one-day catered workshop in the beautiful surrounds of Mount Tamborine will provide insights and help you decide whether this should be an autobiography, a biography or a memoir.

  • Local Author Showcase - 2 November. Hosted by Ipswich Libraries at the Springfield Library (Orion Shopping Centre), this is a ‘book business’ event including a mini expo of 20 authors; a panel discussion; a book launch; and, a Stallholders on Stage session. More information on FaceBook.


Recent Events held in 2018


We Two! Meet the Author events with Jenny Old and Marisa Parker

  • Thursday, 1 November:

    • 10.00 – 11.30am, Boonah Library, High Street, Boonah, Scenic Rim

    • 2.00 – 3.30pm, Tamborine Mountain Library, Main Street, Tamborine 

  • Friday & Saturday, 2 & 3 November: Display at The Pines Shopping Centre, Guiness Creek Rd, Elanora

  • Friday, 9 November

    • 10.30am – 12pm: Warwick Library, 49 Albion Street, Warwick

    • 5.30 – 7pm: The Book Tree, 456-460, Ruthven Street, Toowoomba



Ciao! WE’RE IN AFRICA Book launches:

  • Sunday, 14 October - ABC Brisbane Radio, Interviewed by Loretta Ryan

  • Sunday, 14 October, 11am - 6pm: Fest’Italia Annual Event, 43 Newbery Street, Newmarket as part of the Regio Esercito History Group Display. Sadly, this event was cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • Saturday, 20 October, 12.30 – 1pm: Gold Coast Writers Association (GCWA) Meeting Book Launch, Fradgley Hall, Burleigh Heads


CONNECTED (Season 5, Episode 10) includes an interview with
Marisa Parker and Damien Lee (Nov 2016)