Robyn Kienzle

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Robyn Kienzle BSc. Dip. Ed.

After teaching Senior science at a girl’s school in Toowoomba, marriage took Robyn to Kokoda in PNG where she then worked with her husband managing the family cattle and rubber estates. From there they moved to their farm on the Darling Downs, where they grew cattle and asparagus and owned and operated a supermarket in the local town. A few years on the Gold Coast in semiretirement allowed Robyn time to write her father- in -law’s biography “The Architect of Kokoda”, published 2011, now into its 3rd Edition & heading to 20,000 copies sold. Robyn and her husband now own management rights in Cairns as Robyn tries to find time to pen a follow up book about life in PNG post war.