Canberra Writers Festival
Power, Politics, Passion
The Canberra Writers Festival draws out the unique qualities and values of a city with a strong affinity for writing and reading and builds a strong connection to the community.
Canberra has many vibrant and venerable national institutions devoted to ideas and writing, and fostering an educated and creative population.
The Festival will bring together local literary, academic, business, media and political communities along with major cultural institutions.
The theme of the festival is Power, Passion, Politics, reflecting the city's love affair with learning, knowledge and leadership. There’s a mix of free and ticketed events for young and old.
Visit the Canberra Writers Festival website for the program and to buy tickets.