Bathurst Writers' & Readers' Festival

BxWRF LogoTracey panorama

The Bathurst Writers' & Readers' Festival 2018 will be held from 4th - 6th May at Ponton Theatre, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst.
 All Sessions are free. Please check back for updates!

Enjoy 3 days of Live and Local streamed sessions from the 2018 Sydney Writer's Festival featuring a host of International and Australian Writers alongside local events.


Local events include: Poetry Slam, Workshops and The Great Festival Read - Bathurst's own Big Book Club will be reading The Lucky Galah by local author Tracy Sorenson.

The 2018 Program is now available from Books Plus Bathurst and Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre.
You can download the latest program here. Please note this version is designed to be printed onto A3 page and folded. 

Website3 April 2018  

For images from the 2016 and 2017  Festivals check out our Facebook Album 

We are grateful to our financial supporters and creative partners. If you are interested in supporting the festival please contact us!

Julie Jenny 2 1          Poetry Slam winners         Julie Koh      

  Books Plus Logo            2337 swf liveandlocal CMYKpurple86 80 15 4 revart 01 2       CSU Logo Mark CMYK

Logo Primary BlackDean Mobbs Gallery 2                   BCLife Logo 1167x600