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Home-schoolers Group at KSP Writers’ Centre

6 August @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until 24 September 2020

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The Home-schoolers Group at KSP Writer’s Centre runs weekly on Thursdays..

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Fiona Palmer ‘in conversation’ with Lily Malone

6 August @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Dymocks Busselton for a fantastic evening with two favourite local authors as they discuss Fiona’s latest book, Tiny White Lies.

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The Dan-Nan-Ron: A Bedtime Ghost Story!

6 August @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until 7 August 2020

A performative re-imagining of the classic Scottish story The Dan-Nan-Ron by William Sharp (Fiona MacLeod), by Suzanne Ingelbrecht and the creative talents at Fragmented Artists.

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Kimberley Writers Festival (Cancelled)

7 August - 9 August ,

The Kimberley Writers Festival aims to entertain and inspire the residents of, and visitors to, the East Kimberley with a variety of authors, musicians, songwriters, storytellers and illustrators who share their life stories, expertise and love of the written and spoken word.

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Melbourne Writers Festival Digital

7 August - 16 August

The Melbourne Writers Festival has gone digital in 2020.

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The Dan-Nan-Ron: A Bedtime Ghost Story!

7 August @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00 pm, repeating until 7 August 2020

A performative re-imagining of the classic Scottish story The Dan-Nan-Ron by William Sharp (Fiona MacLeod), by Suzanne Ingelbrecht and the creative talents at Fragmented Artists.

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Life Writing with Rosemary Stevens

8 August @ 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: August 2020

8 August @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until 29 August 2020

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

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Creative Writing Online with Dr Alan Hancock: Zoom into Stories #2

9 August @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until 6 September 2020

Join Dr Alan Hancock for another of his popular creative writing courses online: First draft to final edit.

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Write Night

11 August @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on 28 July 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on 11 August 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on 25 August 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on 8 September 2020 at 6:00 pm

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Write Night includes two forty minute writing blocks, distraction free, with prompts for those who need them.

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Latest Notices

RAF Recovery Grants

RAF Recovery Grants are designed to assist the medium-term needs of Regional WA artists, organisations and communities recovering from the implications of COVID-19. Applications for Recovery grants of up to …

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Regional Arts Resilience Grants

To recover from the disruptions caused by COVID-19, Regional Arts WA are offering grants of up to $15,000 to provide immediate support to the regional arts sector in WA. Resilience …

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SBS Emerging Writers’ Competition

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The SBS Emerging Writers’ Competition is a great opportunity for young writers to explore and share their unique experiences on what it is like growing up in diverse Australia.  Aspiring …

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Important Covid-19 Survey

The Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries (DLGSC) Culture and the Arts is conducting a targeted survey to assess COVID-19 impacts on employment and revenue in the creative …

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DLGSC Arts 15k-plus Grant Program

The Department of Local Government, Sport and Communities (DLGSC) Arts 15k-plus grant program offers between $15,000 and $60,000 funding for artists, creative industry professionals and organisations to deliver a one-off …

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Buzz Words Short Story Prize

The Buzz Words Short Story Prize is an annual prize awarded to recognise excellence in short story writing for children. The story must be suitable for readers 8 to 11 …

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Robyn Mathison Poetry Prize 2020

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Submit original, previously unpublished poetry up to 40 lines on the theme of Flora or Fauna. This competition is open to all poets. Entry fee: $10.00 for up to two …

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Armadale Writers’ Award 2020

Submit original unpublished prose between 1,000 and 3,000 words. This is a creative writing competition open to adult writers living in Western Australia. Prizes: Each category will have a 1st …

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Pilot Project to Revive Out-of-print Books

The ASA, researchers from the University of Melbourne and Australian public libraries are working together on a project that will digitise out-of-print books, licensing them into public libraries for digital …

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2020 John Hinde Award for Excellence in Science-Fiction Writing

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

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