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Bathurst Writers’ & Readers Featival

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Bathurst Writers’ & Readers Featival

Fri 30 April - Sun 2 May

The Great Festival Read book for 2021 is Kate Kelly: The True Story of Ned Kelly’s Little Sister (Allen & Unwin) by Rebecca Wilson. This moving biography tells Kate Kelly’s astonishing story in full.
Rebecca is a Hill End based artist and writer who grew up in Forbes NSW where Kate Kelly lived in the last years of her life. Read the book and join in the session at the Festival on Sunday 2nd May. This will be followed by an in-conversation session with author, Rebecca Wilson. Copies available from BooksPlus.


Fri 30 April
Sun 2 May
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Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre
105 William Street
Bathurst, NSW 2795 Australia
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02 6333 6166


Bathurst Region


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