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WRITERS ON THE ROAD – Broken Hill

WRITERS ON THE ROAD – Broken Hill

Two cohorts – young people aged 12-15 looking to engage their creative spark, and older teens with a love for all things science-fiction and fantasy – will have the opportunity to learn from two industry professionals.

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Fisher’s Ghost Writing Prize 2022

Fisher’s Ghost Writing Prize 2022

The 2021 Fisher’s Ghost Writing Prize is open to adults and children in Grade 4 and above, who live, or go to school, in Campbelltown City.
Entries can be in the form of short story, narrative non-fiction, memoir or poetry. Entries open: Friday 1st July, 2022.

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2022 Blacktown Mayoral Creative Writing Prize

2022 Blacktown Mayoral Creative Writing Prize

The 2022 Blacktown Mayoral Creative Writing Prize is open to adults and children who live in Blacktown city. Entrants will write a short story or poem responding to the theme of What Now? The total prize pool is $1,600. Entries open: Friday 1st July, 2022.

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Fellowships

Fellowships

WestWords offers a range of fellowships for writers nearing completion of a major work. Partnering with Copyright Agency Cultural Fund and Giramondo...

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Kenny’s Coming Home

Kenny’s Coming Home

Kenny’s Coming Home by Ned Manning and Shane McNamara was premiered at The Q Theatre in Penrith in 1991. Kenny’s Coming Home is a play with music...

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Writing Place

Writing Place

WestWords has joined with the English Teachers’ Association NSW to create a resource for teaching in years 7-10 English classes. With a focus on...

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After-school Creative Writing

After-school Creative Writing

After School Creative Writing Groups for Children and Young PeopleEnrolments are open for Term 3 – 2022. Now on Zoom! Creative writing is a crucial...

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LGBTQIA+ Writers’ Group

LGBTQIA+ Writers’ Group

If you are a western Sydney writer who identifies as being part of the LGBTQIA+ community then come join us. We’ll be talking about the...

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