Wednesday 13 – Sunday 17 September 2023

Read. Write. Welcome

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Australia’s most welcoming literary festival

Write Around the Murray is a celebration of reading, writing, illustration and storytelling. A festival where readers, writers, artists and storytellers come together in Albury Wodonga to share knowledge, skills and a love of story.
Watch our wrap of WAM 2022.



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AlburyCity Short Story Award

Read the winning entries in the AlburyCity Short Story Award.

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about 30 children grouped together on steps inside the library museum. They are jubilantly cheering and raising their hands in celebration. all are holding River of Stories certificates.

River of Stories Awards

River of Stories is a writing competition for Primary and Secondary school students who reside in the Albury Wodonga region. It has been brought to the region by the Albury Hume Rotary Club since 2003.

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Watch and listen

WAM 2022 - Haunting stories: Nardi Simpson, Eliza Henry-Jones and Jock Serong
Wednesday 21 December 2022
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WAM 2022 - A World of Possibilities: Jeff Sparrow
Wednesday 21 December 2022
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