Conference Scholarship Fund

Following an amazing conference, where around 100 authors, editors, and publishers gathered and enjoyed fellowship, instruction and workshop opportunities, it has been decided that Omega Writers Australasia will set up a scholarship fund. As a group of writers, we are aware there are more people in our region who would love the opportunity to come…

Publisher / Editor Appointments at Omega Conference

Publisher/editor appointments are only being taken at conference. No pre bookings. Meet with: Rochelle Manners – http://rhizapress.com.au/about/the-rhiza-team Rachel Sweasey – http://rhizapress.com.au/about/the-rhiza-team Rowena Beresford – http://www.yellowbrickbooks.com.au/about-us.html Deb Porter – http://www.finessewriting.com.au/index.html And http://www.breathoffreshairpress.com Iola Goulton – http://christianediting.co.nz Nola Passmore – http://www.thewriteflourish.com.au Lynne Stringer – http://www.lynnestringer.com Shona Weston – https://www.facebook.com/pg/apricotediting/about/ Penny Reeve – http://www.pennyreeve.com/editorial-consultations.html With possibly more to…

Meeting place of the Wangaratta Chapter of Omega Writers

Wangaratta Chapter Meeting

This Saturday, 24th September, the Wangaratta Chapter of Omega Writers is meeting at 1:30 pm. Format of the afternoon: We commence with an instructional or motivational talk via mp3 for about half an hour. We spend the rest of the time sharing our work and getting feedback. Attendees are encouraged to bring up to 500…

New Caleb Criteria and Closing Date

We have received a few inquiries regarding the CALEB entry criteria. SO…we’d like to announce a few changes. These changes will open the competition to more authors being able to enter. These will not affect any entries that have come in, but just open the way for more to be received. CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOKS –…

Caleb Prize 2017 is Open

Categories for 2017 CALEB Award Published Fiction novel Published Non-Fiction. Published Children’s picture Book. Unpublished Manuscript YA novel. Each book can only be entered in one section. E-books are not eligible in this year’s competition. We hope to expand our categories in future years. Unpublished manuscripts will receive written feed-back from the judges. All entries,…