Liz Harfull

Media Clippings

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.

ABC Tasmania

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.

Book review

“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

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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.

Country girls: Inspiring stories of women on the land – Sunday magazine, Sunday Mail – April 15-21, 2012. Sunday Mail Cover. Sunday Mail story page 1Mail Mail story page 2

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.

Radio Great Southern (WA) interview – March 29, 2012. Radio Great Southern interview Part 1Radio Great Southern interview part 2