Young Writers Camp

Word up workshops

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A three day creative writing workshop for young people – applications close Wednesday 15 March 2017.

Three inspired days of creativity and collaboration, where you and 20 other like-minded young people will explore and develop your love of writing in a fun, relaxed, and supportive environment. Sound good? Then Young Writers Camp is for you!

Led by a team of professional writers, this immersive program of specialised workshops is designed to develop your skills, expand your creative potential, and identify real pathways to get your writing out into the world.

Keen to take part in Young Writers camp?

To be a part of this workshop series all you have to do is…

  • be aged 15–17 as at 3 April 2017
  • be available for the full period of the workshop series from the 3-5 April 2017
  • be able to travel to and from the workshop each day
  • fill out the application form  (DOCX 34.9 KB) and send your completed form to

All applicants (successful and unsuccessful) will be contacted by Friday 17 March 2017.

Please note: These workshops are heavily subsidised by State Library of Queensland for affordability and accessibility to as many young people as possible. If, however, the fee is a genuine barrier to participation, please contact the team on 3842 9827 or

3rd Apr 2017 9:00am-5:00pm
Every day, until 5th Apr 2017
Meet at Reception, level 1, State Library, Stanley Place, South Bank
More information:
Young People and Families
07 3840 7927

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