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.

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Tana Douglas: LOUD

21 July 2021
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries
Tana Douglas

Join writer Claire Halliday in conversation with Tana Douglas - the woman acknowledged as rock’n’roll’s...


21 July 2021
Writers Victoria
Andy Jackson

You will:
gain confidence in yourself as a writer of poetry

Committee of Management (21 Jul 2021)

21 July 2021
School Library Association of Victoria

Event: Second Annual Starry, One-Star Night

22 July 2021
Writers Victoria

Register to read on the night or come along for kicks and giggles.

SLAV Branches 2021 Online CBCA Judges Talk (22 Jul 2021)

22 July 2021
School Library Association of Victoria


Queer Book Club

26 July 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries
We read and talk about queer books – broadly defined as those which relate to gay, lesbian, bisexual,...

Author event: Crime Panel

28 July 2021
Farrells Bookshop
Mark Brandi, Katherine Kovacic & Kyle Perry


Reading Forum Series 2021 - Session Three: Social Media (29 Jul 2021)

29 July 2021
School Library Association of Victoria

Session Three

social media



31 July 2021 to 1 August 2021
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