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Garden mural at St Roch's Primary School, Glen Iris, Melbourne
Australian Authors and Publishers donate books to Fijian Schools, 2012


Inducted into the Hamilton Boy's High School Hall of Fame

Waikato Schools Tour

Michael attended the school in 1965-66 and won the Art Prize (1966)

Just released!

Michael Salmon's Dinosaur Books

QBooks for iPad from

Michael Salmon's six Dinosaur titles first published in 1988(USA) are now back in glowing colour, with original stories narrated by the Author.

Alexander Bunyip's 'Stories of Australia' at the National Library of Australia 18th - 19th June 2012

A National Year of Reading Project

NYOR (National Year of Reading) Celebrations 2012 COUNTRY NSW ACTIVITY:

Michael Salmon to help launch NYOR in Yass, NSW: 14th Feb 2012 (10.30am) Banjo Paterson Park, Yass

The National Year of Reading will be launched nationally on Tuesday 14th February and Yass Valley Library is celebrating by inviting local schools to participate in a combined schools event.
Writer and illustrator, Michael Salmon, has been invited to help launch the National Year of Reading in Yass.
After the official launch schools are invited to join Michael for one of his hilarious cartooning sessions.
All Yass Valley residents are invited to attend the launch.

14th Feb (6.30-7.30pm)
'Bedtime Story time' with Michael Salmon
Yass Library

As part of our National Year of Reading launch celebrations, families are invited to the Yass Library for a special 'Bedtime story time' with Michael Salmon.
A fun event for the whole family that is not to be missed.

15th Feb (3 School sessions)
All Local/District Schools invited, Yass Memorial Hall
Please contact Yass Library for session times

Yass Memorial Hall 14/02/12. Students from Gundaroo & Bowning Public Schools

MS + Students 14/02/12

New Books


Release Date: August 2012

(Ford Street publishing, distributed by MacMillan)

Lockyer Arts Festival

Lockyer Arts Festival, 13th - 16th January, 2012

'2012 Will witness this Queensland community's resilience and capacity to recover and rebuild from the devastating 2011 January floods'

Michael Salmon will deliver his one man show with lightning fast sketches of monsters, Alexander Bunyip and members of the audience. ...