About Planetary Press and Publishing


Founded by Leanne Murner, Global Award-Winning Author, international speaker, mentor, entrepreneur, passionate storyteller and a mum to 5 boys based in Newcastle NSW Australia.
Leanne is widely known for her multi-award-winning children's books. Each book educating children on either wildlife preservation and regeneration within Australia, permaculture or creating awareness within our surrounds to align with her vision on educating the younger generation.
She has gained national and global recognition with a swag of awards, including.
'Franki and the Banksia', which won the Nature category award at the prestigious NYC Big Book Awards 2021, `
Oliver and the Eucalyptus Tree` Finalist in the Book Excellence Awards in the children's Education category in 2022
`My Hollow Home` Gold in the MMM Press Awards - Children's Education in 2022 and Bronze in the Global Book Awards in 2022 and Distinguished Favorite NYC Big Book Awards 2023.
Leanne has bought together a team of experienced editors, Illustrators, and publishing professionals creating a dedicated community that understands the challenges and joys of the writing process.
Leanne is dedicated to helping authors not make the same mistakes she did.