SPECIAL EVENT • Literary Lunch
Paul West In Conversation With Emma Macdonald
A YEAR OF GROWING, COOKING AND EATING.
Join River Cottage Australia host Paul West for this special lunch as he shows how we can all become that little bit more self-sufficient.
Paul West is a chef, passionate gardener, sustainability advocate and popular media personality. He hosted four seasons of River Cottage Australia (Foxtel and SBS) and is a regular guest presenter on ABC television’s Gardening Australia, Back Roads and Catalyst. Paul’s philosophy is simple — grow your ingredients with love, prepare them simply and share them with family and friends. He advocates real food, community and gardening, and loves to show people how easy it is to prepare delicious meals using vibrant produce, all without blowing the budget. Paul is the author of The Edible Garden Cookbook and Growing Guide. He lives with his wife and children on the south coast of NSW.
Emma is a multi-award-winning journalist who devoted 23 years of her life to newspaper journalism before moving to the new media online platform HerCanberra in 2016. She is the Canberra convenor of Women in Media and co-founded an international maternal health charity Send Hope Not Flowers, which funds safe birth projects across nine developing countries.