Whether you are new to the writing process, just starting out, an emerging or established author; being part of the QWC writing community means you’re connected with other writers who can share and inspire you on your writing journey.
By joining QWC you’re also supporting the writing sector in Queensland and have a voice in the future of Queensland Writers Centre.
But don’t take our word for it – hear what one of our members has to say!
Choose the right membership category for you from the options below. Please contact us if you have questions about membership or would prefer to join or renew over the phone.
Individual Membership Categories
Groups and Organisations
Member Benefits, Discounts and Offers
All QWC members receive the following additional benefits:
- Members-only online content (indicated by a 🔒) including articles and writers guides
- Pen and Pixel weekly newsletter
- Monthly members-only newsletter
- Discounted advertising rates
- Member Milestones listings to tell the world about your writing achievements
- Information on competitions and opportunities
- Priority access to writing advice by email or over the phone
Members also receive the following discounts for products and services throughout Queensland (on presentation of membership card):
- 10% discount (including postage) at the following bookshops
Book Nook, Brisbane City; Byblos Bookshop, Mareeba (discount on second-hand books only); Dymocks, Brisbane City; Dymocks, Townsville; Folio Books, Brisbane City; The Jungle Bookshop, Port Douglas; The Library Shop, SLQ, Brisbane; Maleny Bookshop, Maleny; Mary Who, Townsville; Riverbend Books, Bulimba; Rosetta Books, Maleny; The Written Dimension Bookshop, Noosa Junction; The Yellow Door Books and Music, Yeppoon
- Author photos by Profile Portraits Australia
$110 for 3 low res photos (normally $150); $140 for 3 high res photos (normally $195). Contact Giulio on 0417 604256 / email@example.com / profileportraitsaus.blogspot.com.au (mileage costs may apply)
- Olvar Wood Writers Retreat
10% discount to QWC members on all their writer services. olvarwood.com.au
- La Boite theatre tickets
$25 (preview) $39 (in season)
- Developmental editing and manuscript assessment services by Totally Edited
10% discount. Contact Richard Andrews at totallyedited.com
- $5 memberships at Dendy Cinemas