Canberra Writers Festival

Festivals and Celebrations

21 Aug 2019 to 25 Aug 2019

This three-day celebration of literature, reading, writing and writers offers something for everyone– including top-class journalists, big names from across the globe, thriller and crime authors, military and defence writers, political commentators, childrens’ and young adult writers.

The Festival will offer a range of events including author talks, literary lunches and dinners, book launches, exciting panel presentations, musical treats and family events.


Art & Culture Bar Cafe Carpark Caters for limited mobility Caters for vision impairment Coach Parking Disabled access available Family Friendly Free Wifi International Kiosk Major Events Non Smoking Parents Room Public Toilet Restaurant Shop Wheelchair access


From AU$12.00

Ticket Prices (incl GST + booking and handling fees)

Standard Events
Adult $25
Concession $22
Junior $15

Special Events
Adult $35
Concession $30
Junior $20

Maggie Beer (Dinner)
Adult $135
Concession $130

See website for more details.

Event Times

21 Aug 2019 to 25 Aug 2019

Annual Event


Various venues

Various locations, Canberra, 2601

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