50 Blue Mountains Openings – Tracks Lookouts Monuments and a Few Surprises

Keith Painter’s new book covers 50 significant events with over 280 illustrations of the ceremonies, the people who took part, the documented records and current views. Some historic photos have never been published before.

Come on a journey from 1899 through to 1991 and learn more about the Blue Mountains and its amazing scenery. Learn of the people who made possible what others said could not be done.

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Dennarque – A Mount Wilson Story

Dennarque, A Mount Wilson Story, captures the four seasons with stunning photographs through the year.

As you enter the gates of the Estate, the book invites readers in to explore the sprawling cool climate garden, which is rarely open to the public.


With the foreword by Jamie Durie, the book takes you through short narratives on each season. The book also tells the important story of the historical background of the heritage property and gardens.

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An Evening with Matthew Evans

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Megalong Books in conjunction with Silk’s Brasserie in Leura will be
holding a literary dinner with renowned Tasmanian chef, farmer and author Matthew Evans on Tuesday the 29th October at 7pm to celebrate Matthew’s new book The Commons. The cost will be $80 pp for 3 course set menu plus drinks.


In The Commons, a book inspired by the hit SBS television show Gourmet
Farmer, chef and writer Matthew Evans captures Fat Pig Farm’s year of growing, cooking and feasting. Part how-to, part journal, part cookbook (with more than 100 recipes), The Commons rejoices the seasons and transforming good produce into remarkable dishes.


All bookings through Stewart Robinson at Silk’s Brasserie on 47842534 or enquiries@silksleura.com . The Commons and a selection of Matthew’s other books will be for sale on the night.

An Evening with Mary Moody

We are happy to be presenting, as a part of the From The Brink Festival, an evening with Mary Moody, Monday 14th October, discussing her new book “The Accidental Tour Guide”.

Mary Moody’s bestselling memoirs about her adventures in France, Au Revoir and Last Tango in Toulouse, inspired thousands of women. The Accidental Tour Guide completes the circle by sharing another major turning point in her life.

When Mary loses her beloved husband, her world is turned upside down. Part of her journey to reignite her passion for living is to boldly go where she has never been before – in her travels and in her everyday life.

A powerful, moving and inspiring true story about how to rebuild your life without the people who matter most.

Tickets are $10 and available online and in-store at Megalong Books.

Book your place here!