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Writing NSW Kids & YA Festival 2020: Call for Submissions

Writing NSW is delighted to announce that its Kids & YA Festival to be held at the Writing NSW site in Callan Park, Lilyfieldon on Saturday 27 June 2020, will ...

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Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards Open For Entries

Culture and the Arts Minister David Templeman today announced the Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards is open for entries. The Awards aim to support, develop and recognise excellence in writing. Nominations ...

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UTS 2020 New Writer’s $40k Fellowship

Australian writers are now invited to apply for the 2020 UTS New Writer-in-Residence Fellowship. It is well known that for emerging writers, completing that second or third book is extremely ...

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Book Launch: Last Bridge Before Home by Lily Malone

19 December @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come celebrate the release of the final book in local author Lily Malone’s bestselling Chalk Hill series.

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The Data Driven Writer: Express Intro Course including 2020 Writing Planner

4 January 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Do you want to write a novel in 2020? join Eryn Leonard for an express session of The Data Driven Writer where you’ll learn how to make yourself accountable, remove barriers and build habits and goals around your writing that will set you up for a successful year of adding to that word count.

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Drawing Workshop with Gabriel Evans

8 January 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join author and illustrator, Gabriel Evans in a hands-on creative drawing session as he shares ways to create great characters, perfect for your stories and picture books. 

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