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AWC is your writing community

We don't normally like to play favourites, but just quietly, you're our kind of people. The AWC community is made up of such an exciting, diverse and crazy mix of aspiring writers, supportive graduates and knowledgeable experts. People just like you – retirees, new mums, students, mountain climbers, candlestick makers, you name it – writing brings us all together! Explore for yourself to see that our writing courses are just the tip of the iceberg...

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Graduates rave about us

We've always thought we do a pretty fantastic job here at AWC. But it's even better when someone else agrees. So if you're wondering if AWC is the place for you, don't take our word for it... take theirs!

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Sit back and listen to the dulcet tones of knowledge and experience as AWC explores the writing process from successful authors, along with ideas and strategies to succeed as a writer in today's industry...

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Are you contemplating a course, currently doing one, or setting off on your own writing journey? Our newsletter is your perfect companion – an inbox injection of inspiration, info and invaluable writing tips …

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New writing friends

Writing can be a lonely ol' business – just you and your trusty typewriter/laptop/quill. Which is why our regular 'meetups' are perfect for connecting with fellow writer types and getting great new insights at the same time...

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Better than blog-standard

We love blogs. Which is why, since 2011, we’ve been celebrating them with our annual Best Australian Blogs Competition. There are plenty of prizes on offer, including industry recognition and tonnes of exposure. In short, you’d be silly not to enter...

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For the writers by the writers...

Only one magazine takes you exclusively behind the scenes of the Australian Writers’ Centre, with courses, profiles, trends and more. You guessed it - it's awesome and it's yours free when you're part of the AWC community.  Read along with thousands of AWC newsletter  subscribers.

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