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

May 01
Creative Writing Masterclass with Eileen Herbert-Goodall
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
May 02
Writing Novella with Nick Earls
Meeting Room 1B - Level 1, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
May 10
Writing Fridays at Maleny Library
Library Maleny - 5 Coral Street, Maleny, QLD 4552
May 11
Writing Fight Scenes for Women: Masterclass with Aiki Flinthart
Meeting Room 1B - Level 1, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
May 11
Blogging for Writers with Tiana Templeman
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
May 12
How To Write Romance with Ally Blake
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
May 18
Speculative Worlds with Kylie Chan
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
May 18
How to Write A Page-Turner with Christine Wells (BUNDABERG)
Meeting Room - 80A Woongarra Street, Bundaberg Central, QLD 4670
May 19
How to Write Popular Fiction with Christine Wells (BUNDABERG)
Meeting Room - 80A Woongarra Street, Bundaberg Central, QLD 4670
May 24
Literary Salon featuring A.S. Patric and Guests
Red Box, Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
May 25
Writing Short Story: Method and Art with A.S. Patric
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
May 26
Novel Dynamics with A.S. Patric
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 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

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