The Art of Nonfiction
with Jane Gleeson-White

Saturday, 8 September

Creative nonfiction is a booming genre which includes popular history and science, nature writing, memoir, and biography of people, places and things. How do you find your way through this rich material and create a story?

Freelancing: The Beginner's Guide
with Benjamin Law

Sunday, 9 September

Discover the business of freelance writing with one of Australia’s best. Learn the fundamental skills necessary to write the stories that magazines want—and get paid for them.

The Elements of Fiction
with Emily Maguire

Saturday, 13 October

This one-day intensive course provides an introduction to fiction writing including character, point of view, voice, setting and plot. Develop a deeper understanding of each element and a strong grasp on how they interact.

Romance Writing Rebooted
with Valerie Parv AM

Saturday, 27 October

Join Valerie Parv in this brand new, unmissable workshop for romance writers. Participants will walk away with an outline of their novel they can use as a guide for the writing process.

Plotting and Planning
with Kate Forsyth

Saturday, 17 November

Join one of Australia’s favourite novelists for an intensive workshop designed to give you practical techniques to help plot your novel, from the very first idea to the final narrative arc.

Travel Writing
with Walter Mason

Saturday, 1 December

Ever kept a travel journal and harboured a desire to do something with it? Turn your journey into a spirited piece of writing that delights and inspires anyone who reads it.