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

Aug 09
Writing Friday at Queensland Writers Centre
QWC Workshop Room Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Aug 10
Express Year of the Edit
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
Aug 11
Writing For Children with Zanni Louise
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Aug 16
Writing Friday at Queensland Writers Centre
QWC Workshop Room Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Aug 16
Meet The Author: The House Detective and that Lino Lady
Red Box, Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
Aug 17
Writing Your Life: Memoir with Shelley Davidow
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Aug 18
Finding Your Voice with Shelley Davidow
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Aug 23
Writing Friday at Queensland Writers Centre
QWC Workshop Room Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Aug 24
Writing YA with Karen Foxlee
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Aug 25
Writing Disability with Jessica White
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