Event calendar

Melbourne is full of literary activity with something happening every night of the week. Explore the calendar below, use the category tags to focus in on what you like or use our search box to zero in on your interests.

If you are an event organiser and wish to be featured on the calendar, please visit this page to find out more.

Log in to add your events if already approved.

This events calendar is aggregated from external sources and is intended for information purposes only. The City of Literature Office does not accept any responsibility or liability for the information found on this calendar or website.


Write-ability Writers Group Bendigo (Loddon)

22 November 2017
Writers Victoria

The Writers Group is a series of series of free skills development workshops open to writers with all...

Online: Pathways to Publication (webinar)

22 November 2017
Writers Victoria
Carly Findlay

This webinar is part of the Write-ability Goes Regional and Online program for writers with disability,...

Business Writing: Writing for the Workplace

24 November 2017
Writers Victoria
Phillipa Martin

In addition to theory, the course will include practical exercises to get you moving in the right...

Memoir in a Year: Voice and Narration

25 November 2017
Writers Victoria
Lee Kofman

Yet voice and narration are distinct entities. Voice is the mood, the weather, of the work.

Writers on Wednesdays: Travel Writing

29 November 2017
Writers Victoria
Kate J Armstrong

This seminar will delve into the major styles, principles and techniques of travel writing, the common...

A Night With Andy and Jill Griffiths

7 December 2017
Writers Victoria
Andy and Jill Griffiths

You'll also hear from Jessica Walton, author of the picture book Introducing Teddy, who will share new...

Summer School: Writing for the Education Market

12 January 2018
Writers Victoria
George Ivanoff

Learn how school readers, primary school non-fiction books, chapter books linked to the Australia...

Summer School: The Art of Criticism - Giving and Receiving Feedback

13 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Shivaun Plozza

However, opening one’s writing to the opinions of others is naturally fraught with difficulties – who to...

Summer School: Short Story

14 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Wayne Macauley

What can be achieved, for example, in under 2,000 words that could never be achieved with a novel?