Guest Speaker - Lyn Bodycoat, Author


Laurie Chappel came to Marathon Farm as a boy and returned from the Second World War as a man. 'Moments at Marathon' is his story, as told by his daughter, Lyn Bodycoat. Laurie was 97 when this book went to print. His story captures the era of pioneer farming in Western Australia during the 1930s. 'Moments at Marathon' is Lyn's second book. Join Lyn and her publisher, Helen Iles for a talk about the process of writing and publishing family stories.

Book sales and signing will be available at the event.

Bookings are essential and can be made in person at the customer service desk, via email: or phone: 9383 8999



  • Tuesday, 23 July 2019 | 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM