We’ve put together a series of important links for you to explore, including resources for industry advice, awards and prizes, connections to other writers’ centres, and local writing groups.


The National Writers’ Centre Network

The Tasmanian Writers’ Centre is part of the National Writers’ Centre Network. Each of these centres provides professional services for writers in their state. 

Browse our list of centres.

Literary Prizes and Awards

If you would like to enter your writing into a major literary prize or award, browse this list to find one suitable to your work. This collection of competitive opportunities is compiled by our intern Sheridan Legg. 

Explore the nation’s biggest literary prizes and awards.

Writing Groups

Would you like to connect with writers in your local community? There are plenty of Tasmanian writing groups to welcome you and your story.

Find a local writing group for your area.

Shut Up and Write

This group meet every Tuesday evening for one hour at The State Cinema in North Hobart

Letter Review Blog

Letter Review publish articles aimed at helping writers to get published, performed, and produced. They also run two competitions, Prize for Poetry, and Prize for Short Stories, which you can access here  along with accepting unsolicited submissions of poetry and short stories.