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Bryce Courtenay dies at 79

Posted by: Paul Entwistle | 23 November, 2012 - 8:26 AM
Author Bryce Courtenay has died at his Canberra home, surrounded by his family and pets, aged 79.

Author Bryce Courtenay has died at his Canberra home, surrounded by his family and pets, aged 79. The much lover author left a farewell message to Australians shortly after learning he had only months to live. Click here to see his message and leave one of your own.

 

Tony McManus spoke to Bryce Courtenay earlier in the year about an upcoming story about his life top be aired on SBS and his continuing passion for writing and storytelling.

You can listen to the interview by clicking the media player below.

Blog comments Your Say

  • Vale Bryce. Rest in peace. Always remember your portrayal of your beloved son Damon and his wife Celeste.

    Honey badger Friday 23 November, 2012 - 4:31 PM
  • Wonderful man, wonderful books what a sad loss for Australia sleep in peace goodby for now

    Jacky Friday 23 November, 2012 - 9:13 AM

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