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.


Hobart Writers Festival

The Hobart Writers Festival

October 9th and 10th 2021.


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Free Youth Workshop Program

TasWriters is running a free workshop program for school aged children (12-14 and 15-18) this year. New workshops are being added all the time, with the events individually ticketed (to control numbers and account for covid recording requirements) and can be accessed Here.

For more information you can contact the program coordinator at arianne@taswriters.org

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