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2nd Saturday Workshops

Create NSW

‘The 2nd Saturday Workshops is supported by the NSW Government through Create NSW.’

Saturday 13 February 2021
Zena Shapter
Stories are about change

This workshop will be held via Zoom 

On Sale 1 January 2021


Saturday 13 March 2021
Panel – The Self-publishing Journey
Join Fiona McArthur, Tamara Williams, Greg Barron, Ann Rolfe, and Annie Seaton

This panel will be LIVE in Kempsey 

On Sale 1 February 2021


Saturday 10 April 2021
Fiona McArthur & Jaye Ford
Unlock your writing dreams: find the keys to 'The End'

This workshop will be LIVE in Bellingen

On Sale 1 March 2021


Saturday 8 May 2021
The Art and Craft of Life Writing
Patti Miller

This workshop will be LIVE in Taree

On Sale 1 April 2021


Saturday 12 June 2021
Greg Barron
Finding the Story inside your Draft

This workshop will LIVE in Coffs Harbour

On Sale 1 May 2021


Saturday 10 July 2021
Workshop – TBA
Presenter TBA

This workshop will be LIVE in TBA

On Sale 1 June 2021



Poetry Workshops

Poetry Workshops

We are offering three workshops over three months in 2021 to help you bring out your talent in writing and performing poetry. Stay tuned… But in the meantime save these dates on your calendar. All the poetry workshops and the main event will be held in Port Macquarie.

Workshops   22 May, 26 June, 24 July

Main Event/Poetry Slam 21 August.

These workshops are for anyone wishing to build on their writing and spoken word skill, and is open for anyone aged 12 – 100.

October 2021 Birthday Celebration

We celebrate our 1st birthday in October and part of the celebration will see the launch of our annual Writing Competition. Other popup events, and more… will be offered during this month.

Writers Retreat 19 – 21 November 2021

Register your interest in this weekend-long event. On offer is 2 nights at the Francis Retreat at Bonny Hills in share cabin style accommodation (3 per cabin), several writing workshops across the weekend, the opportunity to write, explore and build your writing skills.

Register your interest at info@mncwriterscentre.org with the subject line Register Writers Retreat 2021.

Writers in Conversation

This FREE Zoom event is bound to tickle your writer’s muscle, and is for members and visitors who are eager to join the discussion on writing. Join us in conversation on the third Thrusday of the month from 5 pm. Register below to save your seat. Each month we will delve deep into a new topic.

Topic suggestions are welcome and can be sent to info@mncwriterscentre.org 

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