Welcome to TasWriters

Encouraging, supporting and promoting Tasmanian writers and stories.

Welcome to TasWriters, where writers connect for the latest information on Tasmania’s literary scene, get updates on events and find support. We are here to help, whatever your query.


  • Supports, develops and promotes Tasmanian writers at all stages of their careers;
  • Offers a hub for the dissemination of advice, information and resources, supporting a network of flourishing writers’ groups across the State;
  • Develops and strengthens links within and beyond the sector using cooperative programs with other organisations;
  • Maintains a database of writers willing to present workshops, courses and talks in schools, TAFE, UTAS, libraries and migrant services

TasWriters members enjoy benefits like discounts on tickets to events, promotion of their book launches or activities and the Members-only newsletter which features a curated list of paying opportunities for writers.


Membership is open – join here!


If you would like to keep up to date with events, workshops and literature news you can also sign up for our free monthly newsletter here.

TasWriters is proud to have been a part of the Hobart City of Literature working group! The application to UNESCO to become a Creative City of Literature has been accepted!

For more information on the bid, click here.