Lannah was born in SouthAustralia in 1955, and raisedon "Pitcairn Station". Herprimary education wasprovided by School of theAir and correspondencelessons, followed by boardingschool in Adelaide. Later,she went on to hold a varietyof positions in Adelaide andthen in other states.After travelling overseas she returned home via WesternAustralia and decided to settle there. Lannah and herhusband, Stuart, have two daughters, Robyn and Fiona,both in their twenties.Lannah works full time. She is passionate about herfamily, animals, the outback of Australia, and writing,among many other interests.