Top 20 Children's Author celebrities in Australia

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Children's Author celebrities [Updated March 29, 2023].

1. Colin Thiele

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Colin Thiele was born on November 16, 1920 in Australia.
In the late 1970s, he was named a Companion of the Order of Australia.

2. Andy Griffiths

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Andy Griffiths was born on September 3, 1961 in Australia.
He is known for his frequent collaborations with illustrator Terry Denton.

3. Mem Fox

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Mem Fox was born on March 5, 1946 in Melbourne, Australia.

4. Oliver Jeffers

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Oliver Jeffers was born on July 1, 1977 in Australia.
His book Once Upon an Alphabet won the CBI Book of the Year 2015 and Boston GlobeHonor Award 2015.

5. Jennifer Rowe

Jennifer Rowe was born on April 2, 1948 in Sydney, Australia.
In 2008, she won the Aurelia Award for Best Children's Novel for The Wizard of Rondo.

6. Alison Lester

Alison Lester was born on November 17, 1952 in Australia.
Her popular and critically-acclaimed works for children and young adults include such titles as Ernie Dances To The Didgeridoo, The Journey Home, and The Snow Pony.

7. Terry Denton

Terry Denton was born on July 26, 1950 in Melbourne, Australia.
He won more than 15 children's choice awards in Australia. He worked for the children's TV show Lift-Off.

8. Aaron Blabey

Aaron Blabey was born on January 1, 1974 in Australia.
He is also known for having had a career as an actor and appeared in the 1994 film The Damnation of Harvey McHugh for which he won the Australian Film Institute Award. 

9. Felice Arena

Felice Arena was born on March 10, 1968 in Australia.
He was awarded the Kids Own Australian Literature Awards Legend Award in 2013.