Brisbane Festival of Tibet: 1000 Stories
Brisbane Powerhouse | Lamington St, New Farm QLD | Saturday 28 April, 2018 | 7.30pm
Michael Leunig, Tenzin Choegyal and friends collaborate on stage with live drawing and world music reflective of the theme Nurturing the Earth.
Mother Earth: A conversation with Michael Leunig
The Capital | View St, Bendigo, VIC | Sunday 13 May, 2018 | 3.00pm
Michael Leunig in conversation with Phil Bretherton.
Art Exhibition: The Festival of Leunig
Art Images Gallery | 32 The Parade, Norwood, SA | May 25 - June 24, 2018
A playful collection of new, original work: paintings, mixed media, works on paper and prints by Michael Leunig.
Big Sky Readers and Writers Festival
Event 1: GUC - Geraldton Universities Centre | Onslow St, Geraldton, WA | Saturday 26 May, 2018 | 9-9:45am
The Sting of Life: Over two years ago a farm accident almost robbed Australia of one of its national living treasures, but Michael Leunig has lived to tell another tale and now sees the world a little differently. Join him in conversation with Grant Woodhams.
Event 2: GUC - Geraldton Universities Centre | Onslow St, Geraldton, WA | Sunday 27 May, 2018 | 9:30-10:30am
Q & A Democracy in Crisis: Have the institutions, conventions and values of Western liberal deomocracy collapsed around us? Rule by the people should not descend into rule by the mob. Is it time to reinvent democracy for a new age? Michael Leunig, John Kinsella, Shokoofeh Azar and Jock Serong in discussion with Grant Woodhams.
Event 3: GUC - Geraldton Universities Centre | Onslow St, Geraldton, WA | Sunday 27 May, 2018 | 11:00am-12:00pm
Ducks, Angels and Teapots: Recovering our Innocence: Michael Leunig draws live and talks with Malcolm Smith.
Bellingen Readers & Writers Festival
Memorial Hall | Bellingen, NSW | Sunday 10 June, 2018 | 6.30-8pm
Michael Leunig will deliver a solo talk, then be joined on stage in conversation, for the final event of the Bellingen Readers and Writers Festival. Michael will draw live.
Twilight School Literary Festival
Rupertswood Mansion | Macedon St, Sunbury VIC | Saturday 30 June, 2018 | 5:00pm
Join Michael Leunig, Helen Garner and others in conversations with Bruno Lettieri throughout the afternoon and evening.
An Evening with Michael Leunig
Saint John's Cathedral | Ann St, Brisbane City QLD | Wednesday 18 July, 2018 | 7:00pm
Michael Leunig will speak solo and in conversation on art, spirituality and justice, exploring questions such as What makes us human? and What should we make of the current direction of Australian society? Event includes audience Q&A.
Hope in Dark Times: An Evening with Michael Leunig
Earl Arts Centre | Brisbane St, Launceston TAS | Friday 31 August, 2018 | 8:00pm
Join Michael Leung, on the last day of winter for a solo talk, live drawing on stage and audience Q&A.
Katie Noonan, Elixir and Michael Leunig...
The J Theatre | 60 Noosa Drive, Noosa QLD | Sunday 29 July, 2018 | 4:00pm
With: The Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra | Federation Concert Hall | Davey Street, Hobart TAS | Friday 28 September, 2018 | 7:30pm
With: The West Australian Symphony Orchestra | Perth Concert Hall | St George's Terrace, Perth WA | Friday 26 October, 2018 | 8:00pm
A collaboration concert 'Gratitude and Grief' featuring spoken-word poetry, live drawing by Michael Leunig and new original music by Katie Noonan and Elixir.