Blue Mountains Writers’ Festival


The inaugural Blue Mountains Writers’ Festival will be held in Katoomba from Thursday 22 to Sunday 25 August, 2019. 

Do you love books, writing and hearing writers talking about their work? The inaugural four-day Blue Mountains Writers’ Festival, to be held from Thursday 22 to Sunday 25 August 2019, is the place to be. A celebration of place, writers, writing and reading, our Festival offers something for everyone, including author talks, panel presentations, literary dinners, book clubs with celebrity authors, childrens’ and young adult events, musical events, writing workshops, book launches and more.

Our Festival will be held across several venues, including Varuna house, the iconic Carrington Hotel, the Cultural Centre, Katoomba library, and other cafes and galleries around town.

Come and join the conversation with us, we would love to see you here!

Click here to view our program, and to purchase tickets.

Clive Jones