Blue Mountains Writers’ Festival

Festivals and Celebrations

19 Aug 2021 to 22 Aug 2021 Annual Event

The annual Blue Mountains Writers’ Festival is held in Katoomba.

Do you love books, writing and hearing writers talking about their work? A celebration of place, writers, writing and reading, this Festival offers something for everyone, including author talks, panel presentations, literary dinners, children’s and young adult events, poetry events, writing workshops, and more.

The Festival will be held across several venues, including the iconic Carrington Hotel, the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba library, and other venues around town.

Due to the pandemic the 2020 has been cancelled, stay tuned for news of the 2021 event.


Bar Cafe Public Toilet


From AU$17.00

Some events are free. Cost of events varies – see website

Event Dates

Annual Event

19 Aug 2021 to 22 Aug 2021

Nearby Accommodation

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Bridal Falls Cottage

Leura, Blue Mountains

Hydro Majestic Hotel Blue Mountains

Hydro Majestic Hotel Blue Mountains

Medlow Bath, Blue Mountains

Echo Point Motor Inn

Echo Point Motor Inn

Katoomba, Blue Mountains

Amaroo Suite

Shelton-Lea Bed and Breakfast

Katoomba, Blue Mountains

Sinofield EDU-Retreat

Sinofield EDU-Retreat

Leura, Blue Mountains

Lodge Exterior

Kanimbla View Clifftop Retreat

Blackheath, Blue Mountains

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