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Our Member Organisations

Arts Organisation

Denmark Arts Council

The peak body for arts within the Shire of Denmark, producers of Denmark Festival of Voice.

https://www.denmarkarts.com.au/

Bookshop

Paper Bird Children's Books & Arts

A specialist children's bookshop stocking quality books, focusing on Australian writers and illustrators.

https://www.paperbird.com.au/

Dymocks Busselton

Book store, offers latest new release books, bestselling authors, children's books and an extensive non-book range.

https://www.dymocks.com.au/stores/wa/dymocks-busselton

Crow Books

Specialising in hard-to-find alternative titles as well as mainstream reads.

http://crowbooks.com.au/

Boffins Books

Australian owned, independent bookseller offering customers an eclectic range of technical, practical, special interest and fiction books.

https://www.boffinsbooks.com.au/

Children's Literature Organisation

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators

A professional organisation for children's book creators.

https://australiawest.scbwi.org/

Festival

Scribblers Festival

An annual festival of literature and arts for young people.

https://www.scribblersfestival.com.au/

Industry Body

Romance Writers of Australia

Promoting excellence in romantic fiction and supporting romance writers.

https://romanceaustralia.com/

FutureNow Creative & Leisure Industries Training Council

FutureNow is the Western Australian Training Council for the Creative, Leisure and Technology Industries.

http://www.futurenow.org.au/

Children's Book Council (WA)

A non-profit organisation that aims to engage the community with literature for young Australians.

http://wa.cbca.org.au/

Australian Society of Authors Ltd

The professional association for Australia's authors and illustrators.

https://www.asauthors.org/

Library

Kwinana Public Library

Metro Public Library

http://library.kwinana.wa.gov.au

South Perth Library

Metro Public Library

https://southperth.wa.gov.au/community/libraries

State Library of WA

Reference Library, State collections.

http://slwa.wa.gov.au/

Vincent Library - City of Vincent

Metro Public Library

https://library.vincent.wa.gov.au/online-services.aspx

Mundijong Public Library

Regional Public Library

http://www.sjshire.wa.gov.au/what-we-do/community-and-recreation/library/

Shire of Augusta Margaret River/ Margaret River Library

Regional Public Library

https://amrlibraries.com/

Mandurah Libraries

Regional Public Library

https://www.mandurah.wa.gov.au/Facilities/Libraries

Kununurra Library

Providing library programs, resources and customer service to Kununurra District High School and the Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley. Producers of the Kimberley Writers Festival

https://www.swek.wa.gov.au/facilities-recreation/libraries/kununurra-community-library.aspx

Geraldton Regional Library, City of Greater Geraldton

The public Library for the Greater Geraldton area. Producers of the Big Sky Writers & Readers Festival.

https://library.cgg.wa.gov.au/

City of Nedlands Library

Metro Public Library

https://www.nedlands.wa.gov.au/

City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder

Regional Public Library

https://boulderlibrary.org/

City of Armadale Armadale Library

Metro Public Library

https://library.armadale.wa.gov.au/

Cambridge Library

Metro Public Library

https://library.cambridge.wa.gov.au/Home

Bunbury Public Library

Regional Public Library

https://library.bunbury.wa.gov.au/SitePages/Home.aspx

Bridgetown-Greenbushes Library

Regional Public Library. Producers of the Words in the Valley Festival.

https://www.bridgetown.wa.gov.au/community/library.aspx

Shire of Augusta Margaret River/ Augusta Library

Regional Public Library

https://amrlibraries.com/

Library Service City of Melville - AH Bracks Library

Metro Public Library

https://www.melvillecity.com.au/things-to-do/libraries

Albany Library

Regional Public Library

http://library.albany.wa.gov.au/

Publisher

Gestalt Publishing

Australia's leading graphic novel publishing house

https://www.gestaltcomics.com

Night Parrot Press

An independent publisher of non-traditional works of fiction and non-fiction, where experimental forms and genres outside the mainstream can find a home.

https://www.nightparrotpress.com

Red Paper Kite

Red Paper Kite is a boutique, independent publisher of picture books.

http://www.redpaperkite.com

Serenity Press

A small independent press based in Perth.

https://www.serenitypress.org/

Westerly Magazine

Publishing literature with a special emphasis on Australia, particularly Western Australia, and the Asian region.

https://westerlymag.com.au/

Margaret River Press

An independent press established in 2011 with a strong commitment to nurturing and supporting writers from across Australia at all stages of their career.

https://margaretriverpress.com/

Magabala Books

Australia's leading Indigenous publisher, based in Broome.

https://www.magabala.com/

Hague Publishing

WA small publisher of science fiction and fantasy.

http://haguepublishing.com/

Fremantle Press

Identifying talented new and emerging WA writers and artists, publishing and distributing their work.

https://www.fremantlepress.com.au/

Service Provider

Linellen Press

Offering book and cover design, editing and assessment services through to publishing books. Specialises in memoirs and life stories, and teaching of same..

http://www.linellenpress.com.au/Linellen_Press_home.html

Writers Centre or Writing Group

Rockingham Arts Centre

Providing a venue and facilities for local writers to network and socialise.

https://rockinghamwriterscentre.org.au/

Society of Womens Writers WA

Bringing together published and aspiring women writers.

http://www.swwofwa.com.au

Peter Cowan Writers Centre

A centre providing support and development for emerging and established creative writers within the northern suburbs of Perth.

http://pcwc.org.au/

Out of the Asylum Writers Group

An independent writers' group based at Fremantle Arts Centre - which once was an asylum.

https://www.ootawriters.com/

Writers of the Coral Coast

Supporting and encouraging writers of all ages and abilities in the Midwest of Western Australia.

https://www.facebook.com/writersofthecoralcoast/

WA Poets Inc

Developing and promoting poets and poetry

https://wapoets.com/

Underground Writers

A not-for-profit organisation made up of a passionate team of volunteers who exist to support emerging writers in Australia.

http://underground-writers.org/

Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers Centre

The KSP Writers' Centre exists to support writers at all levels of the craft.

https://www.kspwriterscentre.com/

Fellowship of Australian Writers WA

supporting WA writers and their writing.

https://www.fawwa.org/

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