On December 10, 2021, the Wingfield Family hosted a special book launch at the Port Augusta Yacht Club to celebrate and share with the community a book called Fantastically Great Women Who Saved the Planet, written and illustrated by Kate Pankhurst. The book features two important Aboriginal women from the Port Augusta/ Coober Pedy region, Mrs Wingfield and Mrs Brown.
The launch was attended by 80 people and over 100 books were given away, thanks to Bloomsbury and Kokatha Aboriginal Corporation. The launch heard speeches from a range of speakers and a special video from London based author and illustrator Kate Pankhurst and also Dave Sweeney from the Australian Conservation Foundation. The event included a showing of the Goldman prize presented by Mrs Wingfields great grand son Derrick Wingfield, showing of images from the exhibition ‘Talking Straight Out’ and a slide show of images spanning 30 years. The event MC was Glen Wingfield and speakers included Janice Wingfield, Tania Wingfield, Karina Lester, Sue Haseldine and Fiona Sutherland. The event included live music by Warren Milera and Jason Cox.