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Varuna National Writers' House | Affirm Press Mentorship Award

Affirm Press and Varuna the National Writers’ House are pleased to announce that applications for the Affirm Press Mentorship Award are open online. Now in its fourth year, this creative partnership offers up to three writers developing exceptional new work the opportunity to work with the Affirm Press publishing team while in residence at Varuna in the Blue Mountains of NSW. Read more

Booranga Writers’ Centre | Lili Wilkinson, Writer-in-Residence

Booranga's second writer-in-residence for 2018 is YA author Lili Wilkinson, who will be in residence from 1 May until 14 May. During her stay at Booranga Lili will give a public reading at the Historic Council Chambers Thursday 3 May, 5 to 7pm and conduct a writing workshop at Booranga on Saturday 12 May, 2 to 4pm. Read more

New England Regional Art Museum | New England High Country in Focus

A new exhibition and book provide an opportunity to see a diverse range of images from across the entire New England region by forty local photographers. The book New England High Country: Forty photographers will be launched with a combined exhibition and book launch at the New England Regional Art Museum at 6.00pm on Friday 23 March 2018. Read more

Entries Open for Australia's Richest Undergraduate Writing Prize

Calling all emerging writers: Australia’s richest undergraduate creative writing award is now open for entries. Presented by the Emerging Writers’ Festival, The Monash University Undergraduate Prize for Creative Writing will award $4000 to an undergraduate or honours student for the best work of creative writing. Read more

Job Opportunity | General Manager, Byron Writers Festival

Byron Writers Festival is the hub of the Northern Rivers’ vibrant literary culture of reading and writing. This is a new senior role for the organisation and we are looking for someone with initiative, a dedication to innovation and excellence who loves working as part of a small team. Read more