Category: Meet-ups

Sydney meet-up with Natasha Lester

Be the first to find out about future Australian Writers' Centre meet-ups – sign up to our weekly newsletter! When and where is the meet-up? We're so excited to be hosting our meet-up on Tuesday 31 May 2016, 6.30-8pm At the  Australian Writers’ Centre head... read more

Sydney meet-up with Candice Fox

BOOK NOW Who is speaking at this event: Candice Fox is the bestselling crime and thriller writer behind the novel Hades, which won the prestigious Ned Kelly Award in 2014. Its sequel, Eden, was published in January 2015 and won the Ned Kelly Award in 2015. Book three in the... read more

Perth meet-up with Natasha Lester

Monday 12 October 2015 Time: 6.30–8.00pm Although the official time is from 6.30pm to 8.00pm, you are welcome to stay as long as you like – and we imagine many of you will! Who: Natasha Lester had always wanted to be a writer but somehow found... read more

Perth meet-up with Georgia Richter

Monday 8 June 2015 Time: 6.30–8.30pm Although the official time is from 6.30pm to 8.30pm, you are welcome to stay as long as you like – and we imagine many of you will! Who: Georgia Richter is the Fiction, Creative Non-fiction and Poetry Publisher at... read more

Perth meet-up with Danny Parker

Monday 20 April 2015 Time: 6.30–8.30pm Although the official time is from 6.30pm to 8.30pm, you are welcome to stay as long as you like – and we imagine many of you will! Who: A teacher for more than 20 years, father-of-two Danny Parker... read more

Sydney meet-up with Allison Tait

BOOK NOW Who is speaking at this event: Allison Tait is a multi-genre writer who has more than 20 years’ experience in magazines, newspapers and online publishing. Her children’s novel The Mapmaker Chronicles: Race to the End of the World has just been released by Hachette, under the... read more

Perth meet-up with Will Yeoman

Monday 20 October 2014 Time: 6.30–8.30pm Although the official time is from 6.30pm to 8.30pm, you are welcome to stay as long as you like – and we imagine many of you will! Who: William Yeoman is Literary Editor and West Weekend Staff Writer at The... read more

Perth meet-up with Dr Dawn Barker

Monday 21 July 2014 Time: 6.30-8pm Although the official time is from 6.30pm to 8pm, you are welcome to stay as long as you like – and we imagine many of you will! Who: Dr Dawn Barker is a child psychiatrist and author. In 2010, Dawn’s first... read more

Perth meet-up and information night

We’re holding a FREE Perth Information Night and Meet-up Time and date: Monday 20 January 2014 Time: 6.30-8pm Who: Meet Australian Writers’ Centre National Director Valerie Khoo and State Director – WA Alecia Hancock.
 They’ll be speaking about the Centre’s launch in Perth and answering... read more

Sydney meet-up with Tristan Bancks

Time and date: Tuesday 1 April 2014 Although the official time is from 6.30pm to 8pm, you are welcome to stay as long as you like – and we imagine many of you will! Who: Tristan Bancks is an author of books for children and teens. He has a background... read more

Sydney meet-up with Geena Leigh

Time and date: Tuesday 11 February 2014 Although the official time is from 6.30pm to 8pm, you are welcome to stay as long as you like – and we imagine many of you will! Who: Australian Writers' Centre graduate and author of Call Me Sasha Geena Leigh. About Geena: At... read more

Melbourne meet-up with Natalie Sisson

Time and date: Wednesday 29 January 2014 Time: 6.30-8pm Who: Writer, author, speaker, coach and blogger Natalie Sisson, founder of popular blog, ‘The Suitcase Entrepreneur’. In 2013, Natalie lived in over 14 countries. Leaving her hometown of New Zealand in 2006, she’s been dubbed ‘The Suitcase Entrepreneur... read more