The publication of Cliffy: The Cliff Young Story will coincide with an ABC telemovie of the same name starring Kevin Harrington (The Dish, SeaChange)
Celebrating the 30 year anniversary of Cliff Young's epic victory in the 1983 Westfield Sydney to Melbourne Ultra Marathon, renowned journalist Julietta Jameson delivers the heart-warming tale of one of Australia's most eccentric icons
Cliffy tells the incredible true story of the 61-year-old potato farmer from Colac who became a surprising athlete and unlikely celebrity
A delightful, touching and often humorous read
Featuring stories and voices of an incredible array of colourful Australians who knew and loved Cliff (including legendary sports journalist Neil Kearney and running icon John Toleman), Cliffy is a chronicle of an ordinary Aussie who did an extraordinary thing and touched the lives of millions doing it
National promotion of the telemovie on TV, press and radio
Julietta Jameson is an Australian journalist with twenty-five years of international media experience as a news writer, columnist and feature writer. She has written a number of non-fiction works including The Ties That Bind and the memoir Me, Myself and Lord Byron.