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It’s with great excitement that we announce David Walliams is coming to Australia and New Zealand this December with his dazzling new novel, Bad Dad!

Join us as we welcome David Walliams LIVE and in conversation with very special hosts at the events below. You can expect lots of laughter and fun, as well as an exclusive extract of Bad Dad, read by the wonderful Walliams himself!

Presented by The Wheeler Centre
Thursday 7 December, 4.30pm
The Melbourne Exhibition and Conference Centre
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Presented by the Sydney Writers’ Festival
Friday 8 December, 6.00pm
Riverside Theatre, Parramatta
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Presented by the Sydney Writers’ Festival
Saturday 9 December, 11.30am
City Recital Hall, Sydney
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Presented by WORD Christchurch
Sunday 10 December, 5.30pm
Christchurch Boys’ High School Hall
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Presented by Auckland Writers Festival
Monday 11 December, 6.00pm
Westlake Boys High School Auditorium
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For any media enquiries, please contact (Australia) or (New Zealand)

David's not-so-awful Auntie

WATCH: David explains why his auntie is not awful

David reads Awful Auntie

WATCH: David reads an extract from Awful Auntie

Grandpa's Great Escape Extract

WATCH: David Walliams reads an extract from Grandpa's Great Escape

Mr Stink Trailer

WATCH: The Mr Stink Trailer as shown on BBC. Brought to life by Hugh Bonneville, Sheridan Smith and Johnny Vegas