Fran is currently the Director of Earthstar Productions, bringing awareness and inner strength through the medium of film, television and personal interactive experiential workshops. At Earthstar Productions the vision is that through film/TV/documentaries, information and knowledge about culture is acquired, personal tools to assist Indigenous/non-Indigenous youth and adults when dealing with confronting life issues – such as depression, suicide, addiction and anger.
“I am a mum, a teacher, an author, founder of a Charity, motivational speaker and my heritage is Aboriginal from the ‘Yuin’ people. I am a mover and a shaker and I believe in moving forward. Most importantly I smile often and love to have fun”.Fran Dobbie
Fran Dobbie’s Novels
Fran Dobbie is a school teacher and author of the novels “Whisper”, and “Paperbags and Dreams”. Her heritage is Aboriginal and English, the Yuin people from the south west of New South Wales (NSW).
Fran’s love of the environment is sacred to her and is a part of her everyday life. Amongst her many passions, is to help young people reach their potential, she decided to fill a need for teachers and was the founder of the charitable organisation – Essere (To Be), a living skills and self-esteem programs for all ages (2004 – 2010).
Services Provided are:
Fran Dobbie offers a variety of educational workshops for audiences such as youths, children, professionals, and adults. We also offer Professional Development workshops, Aboriginal Competency workshops & Welcome/Acknowledgment to Country.
Film Projects from the concept to completion of the project.