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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Queer Book Club

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

Crime Book Club

25 August 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries

​2pm to 3pm

The Man Behind The Music: Stuart Coupe Remembers Michael Gudinski

26 August 2021
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries
Stuart Coupe

When music writer/broadcaster, Stuart Coupe, wrote his 2015 biography Gudinski - The Godfather of...

Phantasmagoria

1 September 2021 to 11 September 2021
TheatreWorks
Bernadette Trench-Thiedeman

What do you do when you find out your father tried to kill your mother?

Melbourne Writers' Festival

3 September 2021 to 11 September 2021
Melbourne Writers Festival

SAVE THE DATE

Melbourne Writers Festival

3 September 2021 to 12 September 2021
Melbourne Writers Festival
Melbourne Writers Festival

State Council Meeting (4 Sep 2021)

4 September 2021
School Library Association of Victoria

SLAV State Council meetings in 2021 will be held at the Abbotsford Convent or online as decided by the...

Melbourne Book Club

7 September 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries
We love Melbourne. Every month we read and discuss a book about our fabulous city.
...

Write Around the Murray

8 September 2021 to 12 September 2021
Write Around the Murray

A busy program of panels and workshops led by authors, illustrators and journalists, Write Around the...