Browse QWC's exciting range of workshops, masterclasses, short courses, online learning, and seminars - hosted throughout the state! Engage with the QWC community through festivals, poetry readings, social events and networking opportunities.
Can't make it in person? Check out QWC's Online Courses and Webinar series.
For a downloadable PDF version of our January-July 2014 program, click here.
In this section:
Whispers cuts across genre and style - short and long form - to showcase exciting new voices alongside some of Queensland’s best loved authors in a series…
Riverbend Poetry Series
In 2014 we celebrate the 9th year of the Riverbend Poetry Series. One of Brisbane's most popular poetry reading events, the series showcases a diverse…
Flexible courses on writing and publishing you can do online
QWC’s Youth Program is geared towards young writers between the ages of 10 and 19, at all levels of experience and commitment.
QWC's introductory courses are designed to give new writers the foundations and the skills to start their writing journey.
Seminars & Webinars
Looking for the insider scoop about the writing industry? Our IQ series gives you the essential knowledge and practical information to navigate your own…
Spotlit series are short, ongoing practical series to discover or enhance your craft.
QWC's one day workshops and masterclasses will help you explore the craft of writing
QWC's masterclasses are for emerging and developing writers.
Year of the Writer
QWC's renowned flagship masterclass series! Intensive 6 or 12 month programs for you to write or edit a novel
Queensland Writers Centre passionately supports writers and communities throughout Queensland, and are dedicated to providing writers with the opportunity…
GenreCon is a three-day convention for Australian fans and professionals working within the fields of romance, mystery, science fiction, crime, fantasy, horror,…
Backyard Book Club
In 2013 we turned the page in our monthly book club and explored Australian writers, new and old alike, diving into our country’s canon. QWC chaired meetings…
Want more vibrant and engaging writing in your organisation? Custom training packages for businesses and organisations.
The following artists will be teaching and presenting as part of Queensland Writers Centre's 2013 program of events. Elaine Acworth has been writing performance…