Treasured recipes stand the test of time
In decades-old community cookbooks – between pages marked by butter stains, dustings of cocoa powder and even a well-preserved morsel of meringue – Adelaide Hills writer Liz Harfull has discovered a treasure trove of stories and recipes, writes InDaily
Launching Finding Steve’s Place
Celebrating the launch of Liz’s new book about the adventures of gun shearer and surfer Steve Woolston – from growing up on Brecon station near Keith to setting up an iconic surf shop and surfing competition at Robe.
Talking about community cookbooks and the wisdom of home-cooks, growing up on a farm near Mount Gambier, learning to cook, and Liz’s writing career with ABC Weekends presenter Chris Wisbey.
“Liz’s writing is full of warmth and insight, presenting stories that up to now have been hidden and untold.” Read Sarah Hudson’s review of City Girl Country Girl in The Weekly Times
Big Country Book Club
Liz chats with Bernadette Foley about her mum, Elaine, who inspired her latest book, the realities of live in rural Australia and the challenges faced by Daljit Sanghera, from India’s Punjab region, who came to Australia following her arranged marriage and ended up running a fruit block on the banks of the River Murray.
City Girl Country Girl
Liz Harfull chats with Rob Kaldor about her latest book and the challenges facing women moving to the Australian bush, at The Co-op
Blue Ribbon Cookbooks
For media clippings and interviews relating to The Australian Blue Ribbon Cookbook, head to www.blueribboncookbook.com.au
Women of the Land
Cattle producers feature in written salute to women of the land – Beef Central News – May 31, 2012.
Bush Heroines – Pip Courtney, ABC Landline – May 23, 2012.
Hamilton Spectator – Hamilton Spectator – May 2012.
Best-selling book tells stories of women farmers – Stock and Land – May 19, 2012.
Oakdale’s Lynette Rideout featured in Women of the Land book – Macarrthur Chronicle, May 18,.2012.
The Examiner May 2012 – The Examiner – May 3, 2012.
Keelen Mailman – Conversations with Richard Fidler, ABC Radio – April 27, 2012.
Book review – PSNews – April 17, 2012.
Women in agriculture underestimated – The Weekly Times – April 12, 2012.
Liz profiles eight rural women and their remarkable lives – Stock Journal – April 8, 2012.
Women of the Land talk about their unique approach – Bush Telegraph, ABC Radio National – April 5, 2012.
Women of the Land – Womens Nook – April 2012.