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Jean Hinchliffe at The Next Big Thing


Wheeler Centre, Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Jean Hinchliffe joins host Tierney Khan, 2021 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award-winner and Stella Prize longlisted young adult writer Cath Moore, YA author and playwright Gabriel Bergmoser, and poet Janiru Liyanage, as they discuss writing, advocacy and making a difference.

Monday 12 April
6.30 pm – 7.30 pm
The Wheeler Centre
The Moat
Basement, 176 Little Lonsdale Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Find tickets and additional event information here.


Jean Hinchliffe is a 17-year-old climate activist and an organiser within School Strike 4 Climate. She campaigns for legislative action against the sourcing and usage of fossil fuels, along with pushing for Australia to become fully carbon neutral. Jean began her activism at age 13 and is passionate about social, political, and environmental issues. Lead the Way is her first book.