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How Do Your Kids Think About Racism

January 16, 2023

One of the beautiful things about raising children is having the opportunity to watch them grow and form their own opinions on the big issues facing our nation.  I love Australia, and I feel incredibly lucky to live in such an amazing, complex, beautiful country, but the idea of celebrating Australia Day on the 26th of January – a day of historic hurt for First Nations people – is a little tricky, especially for parents who grew up in a very different time. If you’re looking for a way to open up conversations with your tweens and…

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Sunday Mail Column 20 December 2009

December 24, 2009

SUNDAY MAIL COLUMN FOR SUNDAY 20 DECEMBER 2009 So you’re either counting down the number of sleeps til Christmas OR counting down the days until your therapist is…

Trailer for my new book Find Your Tribe (and 9 other things I wish I’d known in high school)

December 19, 2009


What’s a girl like you doing in a place like this?

December 19, 2009

I’m stuck. So I have a title for my book – hurrah! – but I’m stuck at the opening chapter. Did I say chapter? I meant line. I’m…

One Sunday Morning …

December 13, 2009

You know I’ve been meaning to do a blog for a while. My friend Kim Wilkins writes a fabulous blog called Hexebart’s Well. I don’t really know what…

About Bec

Over the past 25 years Rebecca Sparrow has earned a living as a travel writer, a television publicist, a marketing executive, a magazine editor, a TV scriptwriter, a radio producer, a newspaper columnist and as an author.

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