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Classics Book Club

15 July 2020
City of Melbourne Libraries
A book club for people who want to read or re-read the classics, from traditional to modern to cult....

Mildura Writers Festival

16 July 2020 to 19 July 2020
Mildura Writers Festival
Paul Carter, Ali Cobby Eckerman, Charlotte Guest...

Held every July, the Mildura Writers Festival presents four days of words, food and wine featuring...

ONLINE WORKSHOP: Exploring the Rooms in Crime Fiction Manor

19 July 2020
Writers Victoria
Dave Warner

This workshop will be taught online.

Tegan Bennett Daylight in conversation - Mon 20 Jul 2020 at 6:30pm

20 July 2020
Readings Bookshop

Mon 20 Jul 2020 at 6:30pm


Ask...About the US Market (and how you can break in)

21 July 2020
Writers Victoria
Amy Suiter Clarke, Anna Snoekstra, Anne Gracie

At the time of publication, this information is correct.

In Conversation with Julia Gillard

21 July 2020
Melbourne Writers Festival

Committee of Management (22 Jul 2020)

22 July 2020
School Library Association of Victoria


23 July 2020
Writers Victoria
Andy Jackson

Pieces of no more than 1000 words due by 11:55pm on Thursdays 23 July, 20 August, 24 September, 22 October...

Apollo Bay Word Fest

24 July 2020 to 26 July 2020
Apollo Bay Word Fest

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