Welcome to Our Program of Events

The Queensland Writers Centre runs workshops and events featuring international award winners through to children’s book writers, offering something to both beginners and those with established writing careers.

To discover which of our events would be best for you, check out our event guide

Upcoming Events

Our our upcoming events are also available at qwriters.co/qwc-eventbrite

Jul 17
Introduction to Horror Writing with Claire Fitzpatrick
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Jul 18
Writers’ Plan with Lori-Jay Ellis
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Jul 19
Writing Friday at Queensland Writers Centre
QWC Workshop Room Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Jul 20
The Spaces Between and Beyond: An Introduction to Poetic Writing with Simon Kindt
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Jul 20
Mastering Plot Structure with Carleton Chinner
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Jul 26
Writing Friday at Queensland Writers Centre
QWC Workshop Room Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Jul 27
Writing Magic with Karen Foxlee
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Jul 28
Writing Trauma with Lea Scott
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101

A Guide To Our Events

Our Event Formats

Course - Part seminar, part workshop; staged over one or more days, weeks or months.

Course – Part seminar, part workshop; staged over one or more days, weeks or months.

Seminar - A lecture-style presentation that may involve some audience interaction.

Seminar – A lecture-style presentation that may involve some audience interaction.

Workshop - a more intimate environment conducive to class writing exercises and tutor feedback

Workshop – a more intimate environment conducive to class writing exercises and tutor feedback

Members Only Event - This event is for members of the Queensland Writers Centre only

Members Only Event – This event is for members of the Queensland Writers Centre only

Bootcamp - An intensive course run over consecutive days

Bootcamp – An intensive course run over consecutive days

Literary Event - This event is a literary event

Literary Salon- Three or more writers reading aloud from their work to an audience.

18+ Event - This event is restricted to 18+ as alcohol will be served

18+ Event – This event is restricted to 18+ as alcohol will be served

Our Levels

Level 1 – Suitable for writers of all levels

Level 2 - Suitable for intermediate writers and above

Level 2 – Suitable for intermediate writers and above

Level 3 - Suitable for emerging writers and above

Level 3 – Suitable for emerging writers and above

Our Event Types

Craft – This event will help you with the development of your writing craft

Sustainability - This event will help you with the sustainability of your career

Sustainability – This event will help you with the sustainability of your career

Engagement - This event will help you build skills to engage your readers

Engagement – This event will help you build skills to engage your readers