June 2020

Monday 1 June: Our very own Senior Program Officer Ashley Kalagian Blunt will be launching her latest book, How to be Australian, in conversation with Rob McDonald. Hosted by Better Read Than Dead on Zoom, register free here. Tuesday 2 June: Emerging Writers’...

May 2020

Scheduled Events: Monday 4 May: Writers’ Bloc will be hosting its Online Writers In Residence Festival with such luminaries as Tanya Vavilova, Sophie Harcastle, Ronnie Scott and Katerina Bryant. Registration details available here. Tuesday 5 May: Avid...

April 2020

Scheduled Events: Tuesday 31 March: Bankstown Poetry Slam will be going digital on the last Tuesday of the month via a Facebook Watch Party. Tune in from 6:30 on their event page. Sign ups open now and close on Sunday 29 March. Thursday 2 April: The Wheeler Centre...

March 2020

Sunday 1 March: The Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards opens, seeking to inspire school students across Australia to express their thoughts and feelings through poetry. Taking place in Gunnedah, visit the website for more details. Friday 6 March: Writing NSW’s First...

February 2020

Friday 31 January – Sunday 2 February: The Lost Voice of Anne Brontë, a play by Writing NSW member Cate Whittaker, will be showing at the Tom Mann Theatre in Surry Hills. Monday 3 February: Hemingway’s Polydactyl Kitten Club & Speakeasy February event...

December 2019

Sunday 1 December: Brave New Word Youth Poetry Festival. The first state-wide Youth Poetry Slam finals takes place on the second day of the festival! Curated specially for young talents, this exciting event features Rudy Francisco. Grab your tickets before they sell...