Event held on August 19

Blue Mountains Writers' Festival

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Event runs from 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM
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The annual Blue Mountains Writers’ Festival is held in Katoomba. Do you love books, writing and hearing writers talking about their work? A celebration of place, writers, writing and reading, this Festival offers something for everyone, including author talks, panel presentations, literary dinners, children's and young adult events, poetry events, writing workshops, and more. The Festival will be held across several venues, including the iconic Carrington Hotel, the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba library, and other venues around town. Due to the pandemic the 2020 has been cancelled, stay tuned for news of the 2021 event. Entry Cost All tickets $17 - Some events are free. Cost of events varies - see website