Winner of the esteemed HarperCollins Manuscript Development award which included the mentorship of an editor and publisher to bring a manuscript to publication

Short Story published in the anthology Australian Short Stories, edit. Bruce Pascoe

Two Residential Fellowships at Varuna Writers’ House

Readings of her work at International Sydney Writers’ Festival

Readings and interviews about her work at two Blue Mountains Writers’ Festivals

City of Blue Mountains Arts Fellowship

Judge for the Blue Fringe Poetry Prize

Australian Human Rights Award 2010 – the Mercy Foundation

Community Leader Award – Western Sydney