FITZY SET­TING SAIL

Townsville Bulletin - - NEWS -

AUS­TRALIAN best- sell­ing non­fic­tion writer Peter FitzSi­mons will tell the story of the Bounty mutiny in Townsville.

FitzSi­mons’ lat­est book Mutiny on the Bounty has two chap­ters on the HMS Pan­dora, the ship sent to cap­ture the Bounty mu­ti­neers, and the sub­ject of the Mu­seum of Trop­i­cal Queens­land’s flag­ship ex­hi­bi­tion.

He ap­plied his unique style of sto­ry­telling to tell the dra­matic story of Cap­tain William Bligh, Fletcher Chris­tian and the in­fa­mous mutiny in 1789.

FitzSi­mons will be in Townsville on Thurs­day, Novem­ber 15, and will ap­pear at the mu­seum for the talk and book sign­ing. The event will be held from 5.30- 8.30pm and costs $ 10.

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