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Sydney Writers’ Festival: Live & Local

Thu 23 May - Sun 26 May

Gold Coin

After the wild success of Live & Local in 2023 ,Sydney Writers’ Festival returns to Mudgee to bring the best of the Festival direct to you.

One of Australia’s most loved forums for literature, ideas and storytelling, Sydney Writers’ Festival will live-stream its headline events from Sydney to Kildallon Education Centre.

Prepare to be invigorated and engaged by conversations, debates and discussions featuring some of the world’s finest writers and thinkers.

Audiences can also participate in live Q&A sessions at each event, sending questions straight to the Sydney stage.

Join us for Live & Local 2024, streamed live by Sydney Writers’ Festival and delivered locally to Mudgee, with the assistance of volunteers from Mudgee Readers’ Festival and U3A Mudgee.

Click Version+2_liveandlocal_dailyguide_multipage_program_AEST_5.pdf (squarespace.com) for the full session.

Details

Start:
Thu 23 May
End:
Sun 26 May
Cost:
Gold Coin
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Website:
https://www.mudgeereaders.com/news?mc_cid=dfe3bd9069

Other

Local government area
Mid-Western Region
Artforms
Literature
Source
Sourced from listings, newsletters or community

 

The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

Event listings are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Many events listed here have been originally shared by the organisers on social media. Whilst all care is taken – and accuracy is our priority – we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. Contact the event organisers listed for more details or to book tickets.

The best way to include your event is to use our SUBMIT HERE form (under the What’s On menu at the top of each page). These listings will be manually approved by the Arts OutWest team before publication.  Please allow a couple of days for listings to be published. If you have submitted an event and want to make changes just email us at artsoutwest@csu.edu.au

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