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What’s it Like to be Chased by a Cassowary?

What does mate mean? How did the Esky become an Aussie icon What do wine tasting notes actually mean and what happens as we die?

Join Walkley winner, Felicity Lewis, in conversation with author Claire Halliday, as we aim to solve these puzzles featured in What’s it Like to be Chased by a Cassowary?; a diverse collection of entertaining and informative explainer articles from The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald, by some of Australia’s finest writers.

Wednesday 3 February, 7pm-8pm


Participants will be emailed the link to the session on the day of the event.

Suitable for teens and adults ages 16 and up. Free event and bookings are essential.

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