In Print

1 city… 3 items… 15 short stories, all in one book.

Thanks to the support of many people, I’m delighted to say that the best of Capital Yarns is now available in print!

The book celebrates Canberra in both words and photography, and includes 15 yarns from this site, each with its own feature image by local photographers. The cover is designed by prominent artist Trevor Dickinson of Newcastle Productions.

In December 2015, Capital Yarns was awarded a Highly Commended by the judges of the 2015 ACT Writers Centre’s Writing and Publishing Awards.

Click here to  order your copy of the book for $35 (AUD) including free delivery in Australia (please contact me for a quote on international shipping). Please note, this price excludes GST (I am not registered for GST purposes).

The book is also available from Paperchain, National Library of Australia Bookshop, The Curatoreum at the National Portrait Gallery, the Canberra Region Visitors Centre, National Museum of Australia Shop, Dymocks Canberra Centre, Parliament Shop, National Gallery of Australia shopMuse at East Hotel, Handmade Markets shop in the city, and Harry Hartog Woden.


Single story Capital Yarns are now available in ebook and zine (mini-magazine) format for your kindle device from Amazon.


The zines are available from Muse at East HotelNational of Australia bookshop, Harry Hartog Woden and in the Canberra zine machine in New Acton.

You can also purchase the zines directly from my website at a cost of $3.00 (to cover postage) here.