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Why choose the Australian Writers’ Centre?

Whatever your motivation, the Australian Writers’ Centre is the perfect place to take your writing to the next level. We proudly offer Australia’s most diverse range of writing courses – from memoirs to magazines, film scripts to food blogs, thrillers, travel writing, children’s books and more!

With locations in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, or anywhere via our awesome online writing courses, we’ve taught thousands of students since 2005 from all ages and backgrounds. Whether it’s a creative writing course, business writing seminar, or even getting your novel published, our industry experts can help you achieve your goals!

Find your voice. Change your story.

Starting soon:

Creative Writing Stage 1 starts Wednesday 6 August 2014

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International writing tours

So if you're seeking a writing experience that transcends the classroom by literally (and literarily!) surrounding you with powerful inspiration, our international writing tours are a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!

At the Australian Writers' Centre, we love providing special, life-changing experiences. And that includes taking you to far away places, opening your eyes to new experiences and fuelling your imagination.

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Learn at our centres … or online!

Explore your online courses

  • Learn in the convenience of your own home. All you need is an internet connection.

  • Join a community of students who are learning from all over the world.

  • You don't need technical expertise. Our online courses are easy to use.

  • You'll have your own online tutor who gives you personal feedback on your assignments.

  • "'Life changing' is a cliché – but what else do you say when a five-week online course paves the way for a future that a couple of years ago was simply a dream?"

    - Jocelyn Pride View case study or View course
  • "The Australian Writers’ Centre Magazine and Newspaper Writing Stage 1 course was perfect."

    - Susannah Hardy View case study or View course
  • "The best thing is that I'm now making a living from what I love – all because I enrolled in an online course that day."

    - Megan Blandford View case study or View course
  • "Without hesitation I can say that the course changed my life."

    - Lindy Alexander View case study or View course
  • "The time when I took the first writing course was definitely a landmark time in my life – and the Australian Writers' Centre was a part of that."

    - Jessica Shirvington View case study or View course
  • "The course gave me a lot of writing skills, but it also gave me validation that I could do this."

    - Geena Leigh View case study or View course
  • "Writing has opened up my world quite literally. I've travelled to Japan and jumped out of a plane all in the name of work! I truly am living my dream."

    - Cassy Small View case study or View course