BENNY is equal parts singer, songwriter, performer, early childhood educator & a proud Dad too.
Benny is an early childhood educator with a career spanning over 25 years in a multitude of services, and areas. His work with children has seen him and his colleagues, recipient of the Anti Bias Award in Early Childhood (2019), along with Reconciliation Australia’s 2019 Narragunnawali Award finalists. A nation wide award celebrating efforts in reconciliation. Benny is currently working on various Music programs to help educators musically connect more deeply with children along with some other exciting bits and pieces.
As the performer Benny time he has three albums, ‘What a beautiful Day’, ‘Beyond the Little Star’ An album reimagining the nursery rhyme for 0-2’s (and awarded top ten albums for children in 2018 by Kinderling Kids Radio) and his most recent, ‘Stories and Poems’ and album made up entirely of stories and poems dealing with issues such as anxiety, Death and identity. He is a hi rotation artist on Kinderling Kids radio and highlights include MC-ing (and perhaps throwing in a song) the Wiggles Live Darling Harbour Show (4500 people) , and playing as part of the City of Sydney Village Carols sharing the stage with Justine Clarke, The Listies, Nay Nay to name a few.