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.



Read Tassie Books this Christmas and holidays – check out what members have published over the last year and get some great inspiration for Christmas giving and summer reading!



Hobart Writers Festival

The Hobart Writers Festival

TasWriters would like to thank everyone who took part in the Hobart Writers Festival 2019!

The festival presenters, performers and volunteers were all amazing and we couldn’t have done it without you!

TasWriters looks forward to our next festival in 2021. Want to get involved? We’d love to hear from you! Contact us.


Membership is open – join here!


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