Toni Tapp Coutts

Toni Tapp Coutts is the author of the bestselling memoir ‘A Sunburnt Childhood’ published by Hachette Australia in 2016, depicting the story of her life as the eldest of ten children growing up on Killarney Station 270kms south east of Katherine. Toni is the Deputy Mayor of the Katherine Town Council and has been a member of Katherine Region of Writers (KROW) for over 20 years as well as being a board member of the Northern Territory Writers Centre. Toni has been published in a wide range of anthologies and magazines and is currently writing the sequel to her bestselling memoir.