Xavier Toby – Mining my own business

Event: Wednesday 30 April @ Spearwood Library. 6.30 pm.

What’s life really like on a FIFO mine? In 2012, after touring his comedy shows through Europe, stand-up comedian Xavier Toby was broke and took a job on a minesite to pay the bills.

In his memoir, Mining My Own Business, Xavier meets Damo, Pando, Jonno, Robbo, Donk, Jokka and Dale – just some of the other blokes earning a crust, attending endless safety briefings, swapping tall tales and ‘missing’ the missus out there in the middle of nowhere.

Meet Xavier Toby for whom FIFO is not life on hold but life in hilarious overdrive.  He will be at
Spearwood Library on Wednesday 30th April at 6.30 pm
Xavier’s book will be available for purchase.
Light refresments served.

A free event but please register.


Mally

Author: Mally

Hi, despite having once hugged Hugh Jackman, shook hands with Prince Charles and chatted with Bob Hawke and Paul Keating, my day job is Adult Services Librarian at Spearwood Library. So if you have any programmes/events/clubs that you would like to see happening in your library, please let me know.

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