Author Archives: dan.scanlan

Rachel’s War AND Tupaia, Issac & Cook to be launched @ The Dromkeen Homestead APRIL 17th at 11:30am Followed at 1pm by a Drawing Workshop! Dromkeen Homestead. 1012 Gisborne/Kilmore Road, Riddell’s Creek, Victoria  We will also be launching his previous picture-books; A New Prayer for the Animals AND Eureka! which were delayed due to the […]

Visit Marks YouTube channel! Link below: Mark Wilson: Author – Illustrator – Artist  Visit Marks YouTube channel to view his latest series ‘One Minute with Mark Wilson’ Mark gives responses to his most frequently asked questions. And ‘Beyond the Book’ Mark discusses in-depth on the process behind delivering his tales.

IMPORTANT UPDATE! Due to the current health crisis, we have had to temporarily close the doors of the Dromkeen Gallery and Bookshop.  From April 15 2020, all of the illustrations from the current exhibition, featuring Author/Illustrator Mark Wilson, can be viewed online at The exhibition features artwork from three of Mark’s most recent picturebooks; […]

From the oceans and coastal plains to the African Veldt, we share this earth with many unique and wonderful creatures. This book celebrates Mark Wilson’s lifelong passion for endangered wildlife and the preservation of habitat. A New Prayer for the Animals is a message of hope for animals across the world. The book contains information […]

The 2019 Mark Wilson/Dromkeen Entries Open NOW!! The Award is open to school age students between Year 3 and Year 9 (inclusive), and will be judged in two categories – Primary (years 3-6) and Secondary (Years 7-9). Entries can be manuscript only, or picture book with or without illustrations. Children can submit stories of any […]

Stories Connect Us To The Past, Present & Future @ The 2019 Dromkeen Children’s Literature Event MARCH 30th : 10:00am – 4:00pm Featuring Children’s Authors & Artists; Trace Balla, Corinne Fenton, Claire Saxby, Mark Wilson & Marc McBride. Dromkeen Homestead. 1012 Gisborne/Kilmore Road, Riddell’s Creek, Victoria  There will be a launch of two brand new […]

Migaloo in Music “Click on the link below to hear some of the wonderful music students have created, inspired by my book Migaloo – the White Whale.” The music was created with the guidance of inspirational teacher Mick Travers and ASME (Australian Society for Music Education) and the Student Composer Project website. This is […]