Yarra Valley Writers Festival

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

16 Jul 2021 to 18 Jul 2021 Annual Event

A word-filled winter weekend in July awaits in Warburton for the second Yarra Valley Writers Festival featuring an extraordinary line-up of contemporary Australian writers and thinkers discussing the theme of resilience.

With topics covering sex, history, motherhood, environment, crime loneliness, music, vulnerability and family, Warburton will become the home of conversations and ideas with Don Watson, Helen Garner, Jock Serong, Tony Birch, Kate Mildenhall, Nardi Simpson, Stuart Coupe, Rick Morton, Jessie Tu, Victoria Hannan, Garry Disher, Monica Dux and more featuring across the program.

There’s a wordy story filled walk along the river with local Maya Ward and Sean Dooley will take you on a bird walk early Sunday morning.

Join us for words, wine and walks in Warburton

Event Dates

Annual Event

16 Jul 2021 to 18 Jul 2021

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3 Kings Bed and Breakfast

3 Kings Bed and Breakfast

Yarra Junction, Yarra Ranges

Summer view with Mt Donna Buang in background

Oscar’s on the Yarra

Warburton, Yarra Ranges

Mid century motel with outdoor firepit

Warburton Boutique Motel

Warburton, Yarra Ranges

Outdoor facilities (pool and BBQ area)

Langbrook Estate Cottages

Yarra Junction, Yarra Ranges

Bed and Bark verandah

Bed and Bark

Warburton, Yarra Ranges

Horizon edge pool and view

Mount View Estate

Yarra Junction, Yarra Ranges

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