Be inspired, entertained and connected at the Kimberley Writers Festival in Kununurra. This is a one-of-a-kind writer’s festival held in one of Australia’s most stunning and dramatic remote locations, providing an opportunity to meet authors and special guests in an informal environment.
It’s a completely different experience to the big city writer’s festivals.
The festival program includes workshops, readings, a literary breakfast, film and comedy.
20 Coolibah Drive
Kununurra WA 6743
Guests at this year’s Kimberley Writers Festival include:
National bestselling romance author Fiona Palmer;
DC and Marvel Comics writer Shane McCarthy;
Documentary maker, bush tikka advocate and writer Samantha Martin – a descendent from the Jaru and Kija people from the North East Kimberley;
Fulbright scholar, award-winning best-selling novelist and childhood education advocate Ahmad Fuadi;
Storyteller extraordinaire Glenn B Swift and
Award-winning Victorian non-fiction author and horse lover Anne Crawford.
The festival is supported by writingWA with funds provided by State Government through the Departments of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries and Primary Industries and Regional Development and the Royalties for Regions program.