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Gunnas Weekend Writing Retreat

21 June 2019
Catherine Deveny
Catherine Deveny

Our FIFTH Retreat!

Glen Eira Storytelling Festival: Writers Victoria Celebrates 30 Years

26 June 2019
Writers Victoria
Christos Tsiolkas, Bram Presser, Enza Gandolfo,...

Come and celebrate the 30th anniversary of Writers Victoria in 2019.

Young Writers: School Holiday Program: Writing for the Screen

2 July 2019
Writers Victoria
Christopher Gist and Sarah Mayberry

You will learn:
what ideas work for feature, TV, short film

Young Writers: School Holiday Program: Writing Personal Essays and Opinion...

4 July 2019
Writers Victoria
Roz Bellamy

You will learn:

Young Writers: School Holiday Program: Novel writing

5 July 2019
Writers Victoria
Jennifer Down

You will learn:
How to create memorable, believable characters

ONLINE: The Business End: Session 8 - Pitching and Relationship Building

15 July 2019
Writers Victoria
Neha Kale

You will learn:
How to find and vet ideas for essays, feature articles and writing projects

Finishing Your Novel

20 July 2019
Writers Victoria
Nina Killham

You will learn:
how to fill the holes in a plot and remind yourself of the goal of your novel...

Diving In: Finding Your Voice (and your subject)

27 July 2019
Writers Victoria
Kathryn Heyman

About Dr Kathryn Heyman

Apollo Bay 26th Warm Winter Words: 30 Years of Victorian Writing

28 July 2019
Writers Victoria
Angela Savage, Mark Brandi, Anna Snoekstra, Bram...

Information and tickets available here.