Events

Upcoming

11th Annual Booklovers Festival

 

Tuesday, September 10. 6-8pm. Workshop: Writing Historical Fiction with Kate Mildenhall. Eltham Library. FREE. Bookings essential.

Wednesday, September 11. 7-8pm. Inside the Writers group.With Penni Russon, Penny Harrison, Zana Fraillon & Kate Mildenhall. FREE.

Sunday, September 15. 1.30-4.30pm. Masterclass: Creative Resilience with Kate Mildenhall. FREE. Bookings essential.

 

Friday, September 20. First Time Feels with The First Time Podcast and guests JOHN PURCELL, CASSIE HAMER & ASHLEY KALAGIAN BLUNT. Glee Books, 49 Glebe Point Road Glebe NSW. 6.00pm. RSVP.

Saturday, September 21. How to Podcast with Kate Mildenhall & Katherine Collette. Writing NSW, Callan Park, Balmain Rd, Lilyfield. 10am-4pm. Bookings via Writing NSW.

Sunday, November 10. The Post-Publication Hustle: Managing your career and setting goals. Writers Victoria. 10-4pm. Bookings via Writers Victoria.

Recent Events

Sunday 19 May. Clunes Booktown on Sunday Book Talk with JP Pomare. 2pm, The Warehouse. Free event.

Tuesday 28 May. Starry, One-Star Night. Buck Mulligans. High St, Northcote. 7pm. Writers, register to read your own One Star review here.

Tuesday 4th June. In conversation with Karen Viggers to discuss her new book The Orchardist’s Daughter.  Eltham Bookshop. 6.30pm.  Call Eltham Bookshop for tickets 94398700.

Friday March 15. Speculate Schools Festival. Session: Stretching Truths and Spinning Tales: Writing Speculative History. Gasworks Arts Park.

Sunday March 24. Twisted Tales – Chapter Two: Workshop for young writers. Pickwick & Sprout Children’s Bookseller, Hurstbridge. 10am-12pm OR 1-3pm. Bookings via eventbrite.

Monday March 25. In conversation with Mark Brandi to discuss his new book The Rip. Craft Kitchen & Bar, Eltham. 6.30pm. Call Eltham Bookshop for tickets 94398700.

Wednesday April 17. Young Writers Bootcamp – School Holiday Program. Pickwick & Sprout Children’s Bookseller. 10am-3pm. Bookings via eventbrite.

Wednesday November 14. In conversation with Jane Harper to discuss her new book The Lost Man. Craft Kitchen & Bar, Eltham. 6.30pm. Call Eltham Bookshop for tickets 94398700.

Wednesday November 28. Opening the Story Box – A Creative Writing Workshop for Kids – Grades 3-6. Inspiring Minds Studio, Essendon. 3.45-5.30pm. Bookings via trybooking.

Thursday November 29. Twisted Tales – A Creative Writing Workshop for Kids – Age 8-12. Pickwick & Sprout Children’s Bookseller, Hurstbridge. 10am-12pm OR 1-3pm. Bookings via eventbrite.

Wednesday December 5. Opening the Story Box – A Creative Writing Workshop for Kids – Grades Prep-2. Inspiring Minds Studio, Essendon. 3.45-5.30pm. Bookings via trybooking.

Thursday October 4. Opening the Story Box – A Creative Writing Workshop for Kids.  Pickwick & Sprout Children’s Bookseller, Hurstbridge. 10am-12pm OR 1-3pm. Bookings essential.

Tuesday September 18. The Stories Behind the Stories – a conversation with Ruth Clare, Kate Mildenhall & Emily Brewin. Northcote Library 7-8pm. Free.

Sunday August 5. In conversation with Maria Tumarkin to discuss her new book, AxiomaticEltham Bookshop, 970 Main Road, Eltham. 3-4.30pm. Bookings essential, call 9439 8700.

Friday June 15. Winter Warmer: An Evening of Wine and Writing at Canberra Contemporary Arts Space. 6-8pm. Bookings essential.

Tuesday October 3. First Tuesday Bookclub hosted by Dymocks Camberwell at Barolo Trattoria, Camberwell, 6.30-8.30pm. Bookings via link.

Thursday October 5. Meet the Author Series, hosted by CAE Book Groups at Journal Canteen, Melbourne, 6-8pm. Bookings here.

Saturday October 14. Eltham Festival of Stories at Eltham Library, Panther Place, Eltham. 2pm panel with Zana Fraillon and Kelly Gardiner. Gold coin entry to Indigenous Literacy Foundation. Registration here.

Sunday May 28. Literary Luncheon with Lucy Treloar, Aireys Inlet. Bookings via Great Escape Books 03 5289 7052.

Sunday June 18. Emerging Writers Festival. Historical Fiction panel with Jane Rawson & Anna Westbrook. 10am.