Writers’ and Readers’ Conference
19 August 2017
The ‘Writers’ Unleashed’ 2017 Festival – hosted by the Sutherland Shire Branch of the Fellowship of Australian Writers – will be held on Saturday 19th August, 2017 at Gymea Tradies.
Author talks, bookshop, publishing consultations for both children’s and adult writers, editors from Penguin, Random House, Scholastic and Pantera Press and a variety of networking will all be available.
Children’s writers this year include Sandy Fussell, Deborah Abela, Geoffrey McSkimming and Sue Whiting, plus Young Adult authors Sarah Ayoub and Felicity Pulman.
Adult authors include Gabrielle Lord, Holly Throsby, Amanda Hampson and B Michael Radburn. Plus there will be a local and editors panel.
Tickets on sale from Monday 12 June 2017 for this fully catered event. Prices will be $95 for the day and $120 for an editor consultation.
For further information please visit www.shirewritersfestival.weebly.com.
Festival co-ordinator: Julianne Miles 0401 849 433.