Boonah Writers Festival

30 April - 1 May 2022

Presented by the Boonah and District Cultural Foundation Inc.

2021 Program

All workshops are repeated so that eveyone can attend a workshop on each topic. This is one of the most popular features of the festival!

Saturday 1st May 2021

 

8am Registrations. Tea and coffee.
8.30am Welcome.
9am Introduction to Scrivener – Ann Earle
Finding Your Poem – Madeleine Dale
10.30am Morning tea
11am Introduction to Scrivener – Ann Earle
Finding Your Poem – Madeleine Dale
12.30pm Lunch
1.30pm Writing for Action – Colin Handley
Flash Fiction – Virginia Miranda
3pm Afternoon tea
3.30pm Writing for Action – Colin Handley
Flash Fiction – Virginia Miranda
5.00pm Free time
7pm Bar open
7.30pm

Dinner. Guest speaker – Sam Cutler: You Can’t Always Get What You Want 
(Ladies and Gentlemen – The Rolling Stones)

 

Sunday 2nd May 2021

 

8.30am Registrations. Tea and coffee.
8.45am Welcome
9am Building Your Writing Career – Edwina Shaw
Writing a Children’s Book – Vicki Bennett
10.30am Morning tea
11am Building Your Writing Career – Edwina Shaw
Writing a Children’s Book – Vicki Bennett
12.30pm Lunch
1.30pm Festival Close

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Speakers and presentations

For more information on the presenters, see our home page.

Sell your books

Attendees are welcome to display and sell their own books at the festival. There is no additional charge for this.