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2020 Kate Challis RAKA Award: Poetry

In 2020, this award, worth up to $20,000, is for the best book of poems already published between 2015 and 2020, written in English, by an Indigenous author. Prize: $20,000. ...

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Westerly 65.2: Submissions Open

Westerly publishes short stories, micro-fiction, poetry, memoir and creative non-fiction, artwork, essays and literary criticism. Submissions for the next print issue, Issue 65.2, are now open. Contributors are expected to ...

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Walker Books Launches ‘Walker Wednesday’

Walker Books Australia is launching Walker Wednesday to find the next generation of Australian stories. Walker Books Australia is particularly interested in ‘new, diverse voices to create Australian stories for ...

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School Holiday Workshop: Songwriting with Noah Dillon

10 July @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join local musician Noah Dillon as he guides you through the song writing process.

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Life Writing with Rosemary Stevens

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

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until 22 August 2020

This popular 7-week course offers an intimate, safe and relaxed environment in which to begin, or reinvigorate, your life story.

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Perth Poetry Club: July 2020

11 July @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until 25 July 2020

Perth Poetry Club usually meet each Saturday afternoon at the Moon Cafe in Northbridge, but is currently meeting via Zoom.

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