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Public Speaking

Robert is an accomplished public speaker on topics ranging from politics
and commodities drawn from his books on China, BHP Billiton and the
biography of Kevin Rudd as well as his own experience in politics as
Press Secretary to Sir John McEwen.


  • On 15 March 2011 he gave the Keynote Address to the CLSA Commodities Forum in Hong Kong.

Fee $A10,000 plus Business Class travel and accommodation.

Other specialist areas include:

  • Australia’s Golden Age of Bushrangers
  • The best and bravest of Australia’s Victoria Cross winners
  • Recent operations of the SAS and other Special Forces units
  • Great journalists such as George ‘Chinese’ Morrison Living well on your writing

Fees range from $2000 to $5000 plus travel and accommodation

School visits*:

  • Talks and seminars
  • All aspects of the Writer’s life.

*Robert is insured for school duty.