Conference Scholarship

Omega Writers are again offering several scholarships to writers who would love the opportunity to come to our national writers’ conference, but have never been able to afford it. If you know of such a writer, please pass this information along to them. Submissions for this scholarship are now open, and a decision will be…

Edmund Rice Conference Centre

Omega Writers Conference 2019 Information

Friday, 11 October to Sunday 13 October, 2019 At Edmund Rice Conference Centre, Mulgoa Keynote speaker Steve Laube from Steve Laube Literary Agency USA As we sit ‘At Jesus Feet’, come prepared to build your confidence as a writer through inspired plenary sessions and awards night, immerse yourself in our educational workshops and lean into…

Writing Retreat

Toowoomba Retreat Bookings Now Open

The Omega Writers Toowoomba retreat is on again. Date/Time: Friday 7 June 2019 2.00 pm to Sunday 9 June 2019 2.00 pm Location: Kelly House at the James Byrne Centre, 60 James Byrne Road, Highfields (near Toowoomba) Click here to register Guest Speakers, Panellists and Mentors Jo-Anne Berthelsen – novelist and memoirist Ruth Bonetti –…

Stories of Life 2019

storiesoflife.netSubmissions accepted from 1 April – 31 July 2018Your story of life and faith could belively, funny, quirky, sada time and place where you witnessed God at work. More than a writing competition Writing workshops and support Selected stories published by Christmas some stories read on LifeFM in Adelaide 1st, 2nd, 3rd winners in each…

Steve Laube

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 Winners 2018

The finalists for the 2018 CALEB Award are: 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 with Women of the Bible by Jen Gibbs Big Picture Parents: Ancient wisdom for Modern Life by Harriet…

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…