Festival events include panel discussions and author talks, workshops, storytelling and more!
Our opening night guest this year is Craig Reucassel of the ABC’s The Chaser and War on Waste fame, in a rare Melbourne appearance. He will be in conversation with freelance journalist & writer Paul Bateman.
Opening night this year will be at the Bowery@STACC, so if you haven’t been yet, this is a great opportunity to check out Brimbank’s latest amazing venue.
Additional guests include Julian Burnside in conversation with Alice Pung, Uncle Bill Nicholson, Sarah Vincent, Lisa Ireland and Sally Hepworth.
We have partnered with several organisations to bring a variety of events for all ages.
Online bookings are now open and all events are at no charge to attend.
For the full program and to book please visit www.brimbanklibraries.vic.gov.au/writersfestival
You can download a high res copy of the brochure here 2017 Writers & Readers Festival