Students will be stimulated and engaged by conversations, debates and discussions, as the Festival brings the world’s finest authors to them in real time.

Sydney Writers' Festival 2019
Live and Local

Proudly presented by Glasshouse Port Macquarie & Port Macquarie-Hastings Libraries.

Sydney Writers’ Festival returns to Port Macquarie in 2019.

One of Australia’s best-loved forums for literature, ideas and storytelling, Sydney Writers’ Festival will stream its headline events from Carriageworks in Sydney direct to Players’ Theatre.

Students will be stimulated and engaged by conversations, debates and discussions, as the Festival brings the world’s finest authors to them in real time. As well as hearing new ideas from great thinkers, students have the opportunity to participate in Q&A sessions at each event, sending questions direct to the Sydney stage.

In previous years presenters have included Annabel Crabb, Denton, Jane Harper, Julia Zemiro, Paul Kelly, Peter Greste, Clementine Ford and Andy Griffiths.

This event will be held at Players Theatre, Port Macquarie.

Session times:

10am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3pm, 4:30pm.

Suitable for:

Secondary, years 10-12.

Curriculum Links:
English, HSIE.

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