Centre for Continuing Education

Keith Whelan


Keith holds a Degree in Journalism and Media Studies from Griffith College, Dublin, Ireland. He has worked for several national and local newspapers as well as freelancing, and has been teaching creative writing for the past eight years in both Ireland and Australia.

Amongst the libraries Keith has taught in are Wyong Shire Council, Cessnock City Council and Port Stephens Council. He has also conducted this course as part of the John Hopkins CTYI Programme in the University of Limerick, Ireland, and it has been included in several Library Programmes for Children’s Book Festival and Writer’s Weeks in Ireland. Keith has has taught Creative Writing, Science Fiction Writing, Fantasy Writing & Travel Writing at the Central Coast Community College and Tuggerah Lakes Community College.