Louise is a children’s book author who writes water safety books for children aged 3-8 year. She is a surf lifesaver with a background in early childhood education. Louise’s books help children discover how to be safe around water and most importantly, what to do if they need help!
Annie and the Waves covers beach safety and has been reviewed and endorsed by Surf Life Saving Australia.
Rohit at the River explores the importance of learning water safety skills and the dangers around inland waterways. This book has been reviewed by Royal Life Saving Australia, AUSTSWIM and Life Saving Victoria.
Louise has 14 year’s experience delivering water safety education and providing frontline support as a patrolling lifesaver at Ocean Beach on the NSW Central Coast. She has delivered water safety education at club, branch and state levels.
Louise is a visiting children’s author speaker at early childhood centres, schools and community groups, providing children’s book readings and water safety education.
Whether you are a parent, an aunty, uncle or grandparent, a teacher community educator or a caregiver, you can play a part to help keep children safe. Reading these story books with a child can help ‘turn the tide’ on drowning!