Comedian, radio announcer and social media sensation Tanya Hennessy will sit down with local radio host Jac Underwood to talk all things writing and multimedia. As the best-selling author of three books, award winning radio announcer and award nominated comedian, Tanya’s success sees her in excess of 2.3 million social media followers. With a degree in Theatre Media from CSU Bathurst, hear Tanya discuss her writing and the inspiration behind her work.

An exclusive live event for Bathurst Writers’ & Readers’ Festival.


Tanya Hennessy is multimedia FORCE. An AACTA nominated comedian, dual ACRA winning radio announcer, TV presenter, multi-bestselling author and social media sensation. With a Facebook/Tik Tok/Instagram and You Tube following in excess of 2.3 million. Her total views are staggering – over 1 billion views.

Tanya has appeared on the sixth season of I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here for Network 10, panellist on The Hundred- With Andy LeeHughesy! We Have a ProblemCelebrity Name GameThe Living RoomThe ProjectThe Morning Show -The BuzzThe LoopDrunk HistoryStudio 10Would I Lie To You?Celebrity MastermindCelebrity Letters & NumbersWellmania for Netflix, Playschool, Australia Now & Then and Australia Talks for ABC.

Tanya has three best-selling books Am I Doing This Right?Help Self, and her debut junior fiction book, Drum Roll Please It’s Stevie Louise and Spotlight Please, It’s Stevie Louise. She has just completed her first picture book out 2023, called Pink Santa.


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