Mildura Writers Festival
The Mildura Writers Festival brings together some of Australia’s best writers in an intimate, winter program of workshops, lectures and discussion forums.

Confirmed authors include: Helen Garner, Les Murray, AS Patric, Gail Jones, Carrie Tiffany, Jason Porter (USA), Peter Boyle, Stephen Edgar, Natalie Harkin and Judith Beveridge.

Early Bird Festival Packages available until 1 June 2017. 14 events inc 3 lunches & 2 dinners
$340 (25% saving)
Between Thursday 13 July 2017 and Sunday 16 July 2017

Location

Various venues
Mildura, Vic 3500

Contact Details

For enquiries please contact the Arts Mildura team:

T: (03) 5022 9542 (Monday & Wednesday)
E: info@artsmildura.com.au

Sessions

Sessions Description Status
13 - 16 July 2017: Festival Package FESTIVAL PACKAGE: All 14 events including 3 lunches & 2 dinners Open
Sat 15Jul2017 10-5:30PM La Trobe Package SATURDAY AT LA TROBE PACKAGE: Includes 5 sessions & lunch Open
Thurs 13Jul2017 7:30PM Opening Night Opening Night: Jason Porter in Conversation with (TBC) Open
Fri 14Jul2017 10:00AM Mallee Project Mallee Project: Carrie Tiffany, Michael Meehan and Kerry McGinnis Open
Fri 14Jul2017 12:00PM Feature Lunch Festival Feature Lunch with AS Patric Open
Fri 14Jul2017 2:45PM Why We Write Why We Write: Peter Boyle, Stephen Edgar & Natalie Harkin with Paul Kane Open
Fri 14Jul2017 4:00PM The Art of Writing The Art of Writing: Gail Jones & Helen Garner with Michael Meehan Open
Fri 14Jul2017 7:30PM PHMM Dinner Philip Hodgins Memorial Medal Dinner Open
Sat 15Jul2017 10:00AM PHMM Winner An Hour with the Philip Hodgins Memorial Medal Winner Open
Sat 15Jul2017 11:30AM Writers Reading Writers Reading: Carrie Tiffany & AS Patric Open
Sat 15Jul2017 1:45PM Les Murray Les Murray in conversation with Kerry Conway Open
Sat 15Jul2017 2:45PM Poets Reading Poets Reading: Natalie Harkin & Judith Beveridge Open
Sat 15Jul2017 4:15PM Writers Reading Writers Reading: Helen Garner & Jason Porter Open
Sat 15Jul2017 7:30PM Mid Winter Feast Mid Winter Feast: Pre-Dinner remarks by Carrie Tiffany "Reading for Courage" Open
Sun 16Jul2017 11:00AM La Trobe Lecture La Trobe University Annual Lecture: Gail Jones Open
Sun 16Jul2017 12:30PM Finale Lunch Festival Finale Lunch Open
13 - 16 July 2017: Festival Package
FESTIVAL PACKAGE: All 14 events including 3 lunches & 2 dinners
Open
Sat 15Jul2017 10-5:30PM La Trobe Package
SATURDAY AT LA TROBE PACKAGE: Includes 5 sessions & lunch
Open
Thurs 13Jul2017 7:30PM Opening Night
Opening Night: Jason Porter in Conversation with (TBC)
Open
Fri 14Jul2017 10:00AM Mallee Project
Mallee Project: Carrie Tiffany, Michael Meehan and Kerry McGinnis
Open
Fri 14Jul2017 12:00PM Feature Lunch
Festival Feature Lunch with AS Patric
Open
Fri 14Jul2017 2:45PM Why We Write
Why We Write: Peter Boyle, Stephen Edgar & Natalie Harkin with Paul Kane
Open
Fri 14Jul2017 4:00PM The Art of Writing
The Art of Writing: Gail Jones & Helen Garner with Michael Meehan
Open
Fri 14Jul2017 7:30PM PHMM Dinner
Philip Hodgins Memorial Medal Dinner
Open
Sat 15Jul2017 10:00AM PHMM Winner
An Hour with the Philip Hodgins Memorial Medal Winner
Open
Sat 15Jul2017 11:30AM Writers Reading
Writers Reading: Carrie Tiffany & AS Patric
Open
Sat 15Jul2017 1:45PM Les Murray
Les Murray in conversation with Kerry Conway
Open
Sat 15Jul2017 2:45PM Poets Reading
Poets Reading: Natalie Harkin & Judith Beveridge
Open
Sat 15Jul2017 4:15PM Writers Reading
Writers Reading: Helen Garner & Jason Porter
Open
Sat 15Jul2017 7:30PM Mid Winter Feast
Mid Winter Feast: Pre-Dinner remarks by Carrie Tiffany "Reading for Courage"
Open
Sun 16Jul2017 11:00AM La Trobe Lecture
La Trobe University Annual Lecture: Gail Jones
Open
Sun 16Jul2017 12:30PM Finale Lunch
Festival Finale Lunch
Open