We are Australia's leading centre for fiction, non-fiction and business writing courses.
With online and face-to-face 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, The Dark Lake was a bestseller.
She published its sequel, Into the Night, in June 2018.

Discover how an AWC course can change your life!

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

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

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

"I've just had my first novel published and I'm already working on my second." - Margaret Morgan

“When I found out I was being published it was the best thing ever, the happiest day I can remember so far. It was really, really exciting.” – Catherine Pelosi

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

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

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

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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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