Bellingen Readers & Writers Festival, March 22-24th, 2013
Thanks to the wonderful authors, visitors and volunteers who helped make the 2013 festival a success.
We hope everyone was inspired, motivated and utterly enjoyed the workshops, talks, forums and events.
It was an amazing 3 days with glorious weather and friendly, interesting people.
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We look forward to the next festival, date to be confirmed.
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View the amazing local and national writers who visited the 2013 festival
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Liz Keen from the ABC ran a Progressive Story event at the Bellingen Readers and Writers Festival recently. Several festival visitors sat with Liz and shared their thoughts. To view the film and story click on following link: https://open.abc.net.au/posts/a-progressive-story-98vc3mw The Bellingen Readers & Writers Festival would like to thank Liz and the ABC for participating [...]
The weather’s looking fantastic and the river is too. Here’s your last chance to book tickets for one of the festival’s most beloved events, Paddle with a Poet, joined this year by Rap in the Rapids which takes place in another section on the beautiful Bellinger river. Rap in the Rapids meets at Lavender Bridge [...]
Please note the Poetry Slam at Bellingen Memorial Hall on Saturday 23 March starts at 6.30pm not 7.45pm
Our festival program honours and utilises the region’s rich cultural heritage of the Gumbaynggirr people. Festival attendees receive a warm welcome from the elders at a special Welcome to Country ceremony in Maam Gaduying (Meeting Place) Park on Saturday morning 23 March. Gary Williams and Michael Jarrett who teach and deliver workshops throughout the region, will host a session [...]