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Right Left Write Monthly Competition

Right Left Write is run in conjunction with Queensland Writers’ Centre weekly newsletter, Pen & Pixel. Each month QWC will announce a prompt word in Pen & Pixel, then it’s …


The John Hinde Award for Excellence in Science-Fiction Writing

The John Hinde Award for Excellence in Science-Fiction Writing was established to encourage, reward and foster creativity in the development and showcasing of Australian science-fiction writing for feature film, television, …


Digital Writers’ Festival: 2019 Artist Call Out

The Digital Writers’ Festival (DWF)is an online-first writers’ festival dedicated to celebrating the work of writers from Australia and across the world, and fostering new relationships through collaboration between writers, …




Stuff Sucks Writing Workshop

17 July @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Author Steve Heron will help participants to express the tough stuff through writing – journaling, poetry and conquering the unvanquished truths. This workshop is free of charge, but bookings are …


Writing YA with Mark Smith

17 July @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

A workshop with Mark on writing for young adults.


Creative Writing in the Classroom Using Shaun Tan Original Art

18 July @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Explore eight original awe-inspiring oil paintings from Shaun Tan’s latest book, Tales From The Inner City, to engage even the most reluctant writer in creative and critical thinking.


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