WA Writing & Publishing Sector Forum 2018


The Forum is over for another year and writingWA would like to express our sincere thanks to all the many presenters who joined us to share their knowledge, insights and experience. Over the coming days we’ll be sharing notes and podcasts from some of the sessions and we start now with these two presentations:

Writing Sector Review Recommendations - Update from Colin Walker, Executive Director, Culture and the Arts, DLGSC.

Follow the Money - Federal and State Government arts and culture budgets unpacked by Henry Boston, Executive Director, Chamber of Arts and Culture.

The Craft of Writing Animation

Busselton program presented by AWG & Scripted Ink Read more

2018 Colin Roderick Memorial Award: Shortlist Announced

Kim Scott one of six authors shortlisted Read more

Callout: Kill Your Darling's WA Showcase

Showcasing a range of voices writing from and... Read more

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From the archives...

The following trailer was produced by Magabala Books, a writingWA member organisation, as an output of facilitated training provided by writingWA in 2012 in our Book Trailer workshops.


Congratulations to Amanda Curtin, named one of five finalists in the Alice Literary Award, presented bienially to an Australian woman who has made a distinguished, long-term contribution to Australian Literature. The winner will be announced on 31 August.