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Omega Writers Conference 2019

What Omega Writers conference 2019 When 11-13 th October, 2019 HowProgram and presenters announced in March.Registration opens June.Bookings through our website omegawriters.org.Check out our facebook page for updates – ‘Omega Writers conference, Australia’ WhereSet in the beautiful Mulgoa Valley around an hour from Sydney you will find Edmund Rice Conference Centre. Our 2019 venue for…

Omega Book Fair 2019

The Brisbane Omega Writers Book Fair is on again March 16th at Hills Church in Everton Hills. There will be author tables with a wide range of books, readings, workshops, showbags, prizes, and more. Workshops include Healing Histories by Anne Hamilton and Writing Life Stories by Ruth Bonetti. There is something for everyone: If you…

Caleb Prize Finalists

First round judges have finished their amazing work and we have 3 shortlisted authors from each section of this year’s Caleb Prize. CALEB 18 SHORTLISTED ENTRIES PUBLISHED FICTION The Elusive Miss Ellison by Carolyn Miller Unhinged by Amanda Deed Four Short Stories by Meredith Resce PUBLISHED NON-FICTION SHE: A Journey of Faith, Hope and Love…

Conference Scholarships Still Available

If would love to attend Omega Conference 2018 in Adelaide, and your finances prevent you from taking such opportunities, this scholarship fund might be for you. Omega Writers are offering 5 scholarships to attend conference October 26th-28th – 2 are full scholarships, conference fee plus accommodation, and 3 are for the conference fee only. If…

Poetica Christi Press 2018 Poetry Competition

The Poetica Christi Press Poetry Competition is on. Closing date April 30th, 2018. Poems up to 50 lines (inc.spaces) on the theme Interludes.This topic lends itself to poems about being ‘in between’, a time of rest, a space between journeys, remission, suspension, taking stock, waiting, having a break, silence, time out, recreation, breathing space, recovery,…

Toowoomba Retreat 2018

The Toowoomba retreat is happening again. Friday 4th May 2.00 pm to Sunday 6th May 2.00 pm Guest speakers: Deb Porter from Breath of Fresh Air Press. Rachel Sweasey from Rhiza Press Simon Kennedy (Co-creator and script coordinator for the SBS series Safe Harbour; creator of the YouTube Channel ‘Songs With Simon’) Learn more and…