> Skip to content
Renee Treml
Photo Credit: © Donna Nugent, Indie Lane Photography



Renée Treml was inspired by Australia’s wildlife and native birds after moving from the USA to Australia in 2007. She loves to create artworks that highlight the subtle details of nature with delicacy and humour. Renée’s books have won or been listed for awards including the CBCA Crichton Award for New Illustrator, Speech Pathology Book of the Year and the Environment Award for Children’s Literature. Renée’s illustrations are featured on a variety of products, including stationery, ceramics and fine art prints.

More features

Article
What to read next based on your favourite coffee order

We all need a little help choosing our next read sometimes. This time, we've got you sorted!

Article
Let us tell you a story

Australian authors and personalities read some of our favourite picture books.

Article
Why Renée Treml’s picture books should be on every Aussie bookshelf

One art form that has always celebrated Australiana is picture books.

Article
Easy activities for kids at home

Keep the kids entertained with these fun book-related ideas. There's an activity book for every age: one for littlies, one for kids and one for grown-ups too!

Article
Puffinalia for educators

Celebrating 80 years of Puffin!

Article
Roo Knows Blue activity pack

Learn about colours with Little Roo in the Aussie outback!

Article
Sleep Tight, Platypup activity pack

A cosy activity for anyone who's still just a little bit afraid of the dark