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January
February9 February – 4 March 2018Perth Writers Festival
16 February – 18 March 2018Adelaide Fringe Festival
23 February – 18 March 2018New Zealand Festival Writers Week
March14 – 16 March 2018Somerset Celebration of Literature
25 March 2018Creative Non-Fiction Festival
29 March – 2 April 2018Swancon
April19 April 2018KSP Press Club
30 April – 6 May 2018Sydney Writers’ Festival
May6 MayKSP Writers’ Centre Open Day
15 – 20 May 2018Auckland Writers Festival
24 -27 May 2018Wordstorm
31 May – 2 June 2019Children’s Book Council National Conference
June6 – 11 June 2018Grenfell Henry Lawson Festival of the Arts
July7 July 2018 CYA Conference
August3 – 5 August 2018Byron Bay Writers Festival
17 – 19 August 2018Romance Writers Of Australia National Conference
24 August – 2 September 2018Melbourne Writers Festival
September7 – 9 September 2018Brisbane Writers Festival
October
November
December
Not yet scheduledJuneVoices on the Coast – Youth Literature Festival
AugustQueensland Poetry Festival
SeptemberNational Young Writers’ Festival
SeptemberOdyssey: Line by Line Literary Festival
SeptemberStory Arts Festival Ipswich
SeptemberTasmanian Writers’ Festival
SeptemberWrite Around the Murray Festival
OctoberReality Bites