Canberra Writers Festival

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Join us at the 2nd annual Canberra Writers Festival from 25th - 27th August 2017. Tickets are on sale soon!

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Got a list of events you want to see at the fest? Buy tickets in bulk with our 5-event ticket packages and save!
Vice Admiral Tim Barrett is coming to #cwf2017, and we couldn't be more thrilled for him to be in conversation with Ian McPhedran, author of The Smack Track which explores how Australian warships combat piracy, smuggling and terrorism.
Make sure you catch this session on Saturday 26 August.
Don't miss the #cwf2017 LIVE + FREE Briefings with Alex McKinnon during the festival. Every morning from 9.30am, at @bookplatecafe at @national_library_of_australia.
Join us as James Phelan and Gabrielle Williams talk about the internet and how it's changed the way they write. Tix:
.@say_shannon, author of fantasy series The Bone Season, is in conversation with Isobelle Carmody at this year's #cwf2017. This is one session you can't miss! Get your tickets here:
We love our bookshops. @dymtug @dymocksbelconnen #Repost @loveyourbookshopday
See the world from a different point of view with a visit to your favourite bookshop today on #loveyourbookshopday.
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Our intern Caitlin excited by our 5 pack tickets 😁
With only 15 sleeps until the festival, there is still time to Stay and Play at #cwf2017. Book a discounted room with festival partner, @domahotels, and get access to the SOLD OUT Festival Duo season passes. It's win-win.
Very excited that @realjamesphelan stopped into the office and gave us a hand with the @swisseau vitamins today!
Dava Sobel at Questacon with Professor Brian Schmidt
Here's a great selection of YA reading to get you prepared for the festival! Thanks @bookishbron for sharing! #loveozya #samanthashannon #garthnix @say_shannon @willkostakis @national_library_of_australia
You can catch @helen_roe at the @national_library_of_australia during the festival!