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.

 

Upcoming Events

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

Feb 15
Writing Friday at Queensland Writers Centre
QWC Workshop Room Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Feb 16
Memoir – A Book of Your Own with Kristina Olsson
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Feb 17
First, Remove the Thats – Editing with Sue Wright
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Feb 22
Writing Friday at Queensland Writers Centre
QWC Workshop Room Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Feb 23
Novelists’ Boot Camp with Kim Wilkins
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Mar 01
Writing Friday at Queensland Writers Centre
QWC Workshop Room Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Mar 01
Kill Your Darlings Literary Salon featuring Hannah Kent, Rebecca Starford, and Guests
Red Box, Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
Mar 02
So You Want To Write? with Hannah Kent and Rebecca Starford
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD 4101
Mar 03
From The Inside Out – Crafting Characters with Aiki Flinthart
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Mar 08
Writing Friday at Queensland Writers Centre
QWC Workshop Room Level 2 - State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Mar 09
Writing Your Way Through: Narrative Structure and Momentum
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, Brisbane, QLD 4101
Mar 10
Cooking Up A Synopsis with Laurel Cohn
Queensland Writers Centre - Level 2, State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD 4101

A guide to writer levels

Beginner: You desire an introduction to the subject.
Intermediate: You have some knowledge and experience of the subject.
Emerging: You have some professional experience and peer recognition.
Established: You have considerable professional experience and peer recognition.

A guide to event formats

Panel: One to three guests in conversation with a moderator, often followed by an audience Q&A
Salon: Three or more writers reading aloud from their work to an audience.
Seminar: A lecture-style presentation that may involve some audience interaction.
Workshop: a more intimate environment conducive to class writing exercises and tutor feedback
Course: Part seminar, part workshop; staged over one or more days, weeks or months.