Category: News

Writers Honoured by City of Hobart

TasWriters was delighted to have been able to support and participate in a recent reception at the Hobart Town Hall, hosted by the City of Hobart Council and Lord Mayor Anna Reynolds. Held on the 2nd of December, the event honoured the achievements of Tasmanian writers over the previous 12 months – they form an […]

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Festival Photos

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2021 Hobart Writers Festival a success. We loved it, and we hope you did too. The pictures taken by Festival Photographer, Jillian Mundy, certainly suggest that good times were had. There are lots and lots of great photos – managing them is a big job (we’d love […]

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Volunteers Wanted

TasWriters loves volunteers! We are seeking passionate, practical, inspired, or simply helpful people to assist us with tasks such as admin duties, answering the phone, writing content for our website and newsletters, managing our images, organising events, fundraising, and lots, lots more. In fact, you can probably tell us what we might need you for. […]

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Tassie books this Christmas (and holidays) 2021

Looking for summer reading or gift ideas? TasWriters members have published a great variety of books this year. We’re sure you’ll find that there’s something for everyone. We’ve put together this flyer to make it easy for you to find just what you’re after. Please note, there are 5 pages, so make sure you click […]

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Q&A with Colin Baldwin

Tasmanian writer Colin Baldwin is the author of A Soldier’s Quartet, which was recently nominated for the 2022 Miles Franklin Literary Award. To celebrate this wonderful achievement, Arianne asked Colin some questions about where the idea for his book came from, and his writing process. Can you start by telling me a bit about how […]

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