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Kleva Voomun
    Poems for a Dead Father
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Welcome to my web site.

Available now from Wakefield Press and good bookshops for $29.95.

The book is a narrative of Geoff’s battle and ultimate survival. Wakefield Press have released a first print-run of 2,500 paperbacks as well as a limited edition hardback, signed & numbered. A must have for the
serious collector!

Waltzing with Jack Dancer Study Guide.

Click onto ‘Finding Myself’ to sample one of the poems which was originally published in The Weekend Australian and subsequently in the UQP Best Australian Poetry 2009 edited by Alan Wearne.

Link to Geoff's interview from 'Conversations with Richard Fidler'

You can also read ‘The Seventh Doctor’, the anchor poem of this new collection. It’s now on-line courtesy of Famous Reporter #41

You can also click onto a recent interview I did with Ralph Wessman while I was in Hobart A Conversation with Geoff Goodfellow

Geoff recently appeared on ABC TV Stateline with Adelaide photographer Randy Larcombe. Here's a link to the segment.

The Advertiser SA Weekend Magazine 23rd May 2009carried a five page feature article on Geoff's battle with cancer. Here's the link to the story 'No Surrender'.

In February 2008 Geoff was given 1 – 5 years to live. No wonder photographer Simon Cecere found him recently with a huge smile.

Photography - Simon Cecere

Welcome to my web site.

Here you'll find out about me, my work and what I have to offer you and your school or workplace.

I'm a poet, public speaker and promoter of literacy and literature among people who normally don't come within cooee of it.

Click on the links at left to find out more about me and my work.



Geoff Goodfellow wins ABC TV Poetry Competition. Read the full article.

Mark Seymour Singing A Geoff Goodfellow song - Tobruk Pin

Fighting Jack Dancer

Maybe - Video

An Uncertain Future - video

An Introduction by HG Nelson - Video

The Age Review

A Teachers Perspective

Overland Review

Indaily Review

Launch Images

contact me

08 8449 1371
0407 972 184

GPO Box 1740
Adelaide, SA 5001