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Recently published local storybook written and illustrated by local women who admired this plucky Yellow-Eyed Penguin.

NatureHQ: "Sharkie Smartie" - an entertaining reading of a children's book about a local character

Wilma McKay & Pauline Bellamy —

On Sunday 23 April at 12.45pm visit NatureHQ to hear the true story of one of the oldest living Yellow-Eyed Penguins on the Otago Peninsula.  Sharkie Smartie's character will come to life with Olly Ohlson's entertaining read of this locally written and illustrated children's book by Wilma McKay and Pauline Bellamy. 

NatureHQ is located at 20 Princes Street, in the Community Gallery...you can't miss the Wild Dunedin window.

There will be treats for those attending and the chance to win a copy of "Sharkie Smartie".

Both Wilma and Pauline will be attending the event and are happy to sign your copy of "Sharkie Smartie".

Wilma and Pauline will have some copies of their book If you wish to purchase a copy at a cost of $20.