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How best-selling Stanwell Park author Christine Sykes was inspired by a tap-dancing senior from the Sunshine Coast

Desiree Savage
By Desiree Savage
Updated August 5 2022 - 5:16am, first published August 3 2022 - 11:00pm
ILLAWARRA MERCURY. Pic of Author Christine Sykes in reference to her new book, Tap Cats of the Sunshine Coast... Picture: Sylvia Liber. 29 July 2022

A beloved tap-dancing auntie was the muse for a Stanwell Park author's newest novel, and also the inspiration for her to take up dancing once she retired.

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Desiree Savage

Desiree Savage

Arts, Entertainment, Breaking News Journalist

I write about arts and entertainment, plus other bits and pieces in between at the Illawarra Mercury.

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