Authors and Artists

Shane Tholen

Shane Tholen

Shane Tholen wandered the shores of the Mediterranean and the mountains of South America before returning to his home town of Perth with a clearer understanding of his place in the world. Full profile

Phil Thomson

Phil Thomson

Phil Thomson is an actor, director and playwright whose work has taken him throughout Australia and Papua New Guinea. Many of his plays have involved collaborations with Indigenous performers and local communities. Full profile

Zoe Thurner

Zoe Thurner

Zoe Thurner lives and works in Western Australia. She has worked as a teacher of high school drama, written several play scripts for youth theatre, professional development and primary arts, and was commissioned by Greening Australia WA to write s... Full profile

Kim Torney

Kim Torney

Dr Kim Torney was awarded her PhD by the University of Melbourne in 2003. Her interest in the topic of lost children grew from the disturbing childhood experience of reading the classic story, ‘Lost in the Bush’ in a primary school rea... Full profile

Robert Emeric Tyler

Robert Emeric Tyler

In 1985 Robert Emeric Tyler, a leading London architect, and his nineteen-year-old son, Bobby, travelled by rail and sea to Australia with a view to purchasing a goldmine. Their adventures, misadventures and incredible naivety as they journeyed in... Full profile