We are Australia's leading centre for fiction, non-fiction and business writing courses.
With online and classroom options, we can help you achieve your goals and rewrite your future.

"The Australian Writers’ Centre courses are really worthwhile, definitely for anyone who’s interested in writing and taking a more serious step toward that as a
career - or even just as a hobby."

Sarah Bailey’s debut crime novel is The Dark Lake

Discover how an AWC course can change your life!

“When Allen & Unwin decided to publish my novel... it was amazing.” – Sarah Bailey

"I'm a children's author and I've just released my first series of books." – Shelly Unwin

“Having the thrill of going to a newsagent when you know your article is coming out is fantastic.” – Rob Grant

“I’m actually being paid to write … it’s perfect.” – Susannah Hardy

“I’m now sitting here with a published book in my hand.” – Tania Blanchard

“I got all this knowledge about how to break into this industry” – Lindy Alexander

"I pitched the novel to Harlequin Mira... they loved it" – Penelope Janu

“I’m doing my dream job.” – Catherine Rodie

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"I know I never would have been published had it not been for Valerie’s support, guidance, that ‘red pen’ of hers, and her incredibly accurate feedback."

Jennifer Johnston, freelance writer

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