Oscar winner & current holder of the world’s largest children’s literature award, Shaun Tan will be one of the guests at the Family Open Day at the Fremantle Children’s Literature Centre, Sunday 11am – 4pm. Other guests include authors and Antarctic travellers, Anthony Eaton and Coral Tulloch.

Antarctic Adventrues with Coral Tulloch and Anthony Eaton
Free Sessions: 11:30am – 12:00 noon and 1:30 – 2:00pm
Coral and Anthony will speak about their experiences as Arts Fellows with the Australian Antarctic Division, Suitable for everyone.

Meet Shaun Tan and see The Red Tree exhibiton
Meet and Greet: 2:00pm – 4:00pm
See Shaun’s exhibition of original artwork for The Red Tree. Shaun will briefly talk to Open day visitors about his recent award success at the Academy Awards and receiving the prestigious Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award in Sweden. Shaun Tan also available for book signing (limit 1 per person)

The Open Day is also a chance to also view the amazing collection of artwork from the following very special books:

Free Event. SUNDAY 19 JUNE 2011, 11:00am – 4:00pm

Fremantle Children’s Literature Centre.
Old Prison Hospital
Cnr Knutsford & Hampton Rd. Fremantle.