Awards and shortlistings


Writer-in-Residence, The Langham, London, resulting in The Armour, 2015

New Dramatists Award, Playwriting Australia & New Dramatists, New York, for Falling Petals, 2003

Wal Cherry Play of the Year, Melbourne, for Falling Petals, 2002

Malcolm Robertson Prize, Playbox Theatre Company, for Post-Felicity, 2001

Patrick White Playwrights Award, Sydney Theatre Company, for Who Are You, Mr James? – later produced as Post-Felicity, 2001



2008 – Bruntwood Prize, Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester, for Eighty-Eight

2003 – Queensland Premiers Literary Award, for These People

2003 – New South Wales Premiers Literary Award, for Falling Petals and These People

2003 – Victorian Premers Literary Award, for Falling Petals