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Reading List 2013

  • The Bedroom Philosopher Diaries Justin Heazlewood
  • Blood Tony Birch
  • Bloke Bruce Pascoe
  • Swerve Phillip Gwynne
  • Riding the Black Cockatoo John Danalis
  • The Writer's Guide          Irina Dunn
  • The Lost Woman             Sydney Smith
  • Chasing the Light            Jesse Blackadder
  • Ned Kelly: A Short Life     Ian Jones
  • The True Story of Ned Kelly's Last Stand        Paul Terry
  • Ellen: A Woman of Spirit Noelene Allen
  • Poh's Kitchen                 Poh Ling Yeow
  • Me & Phar Lap: The Remarkable Life of Tommy Woodcock        Jan Wositzky
  • Elyne Mitchell: A Daughter Remembers                      Honor Auchinleck

Young Readers List Here

Write Around the Murray Festival 2014

Wednesday 10 - Sunday 14 September

WAM 2014 is shaping up with plenty of world class authors, workshops and unique events for kids and adults, men and women, readers, writers and more. Whether you want to tell a story, hear a story, or see one unfold before your eyes, this is a festival for you. WAM celebrates a love of story in all its forms, creating a five day festival in the regional city of Albury, where everyone becomes part of the story.

The program of events will be available in August, with news and updates added to the website in preceding months.


Write Around the Murray 2013

Australian Voices was the theme of the 2013 festival, presented over five days from Wednesday 4 to Sunday 8 September. 

It was a fantastic festival with increased attendance, some extaordinary events and a wonderfully creative community spirit. 

You can read the festival wrap up here, head to our image gallery on flickr here, and read Robyne Young's full acount of the festival on her blog here. 



Festival Newsletters

For all the first-hand information on Write Around the Murray 2014, make sure you sign up for the e-newsletter on the left hand side of this page.  

Prior to the festival you will receive monthly newsletters about events. You will also be the first to know of any special events or early booking offers.