Melbourne Writing and Literature
- Ballarat Writers
- Children’s Book Council of Australia
- The Eastern Writers Group – Founded in 1938. Based in Box Hill South.
- Goulburn Valley Writers Group
- New Melbourne Browncoats a place for fans of Joss Whedon’s television series Firefly and movie Serenity, as well as other projects involving cast and crew of the Whedonverse. Hosting pub nights, supporting the annual Can’t Stop the Serenity charity events and running a Browncoat Booth at local conventions.
- Melbourne Poets Union
- Melbourne Writers Theatre – A non-profit organisation that aims to assist Australian playwrights.
- The New International Bookshop: Trades Hall, 54 Victoria St, Carlton, 3053. The New International Bookshop (NIBS) is a not-for-profit, volunteer-run cooperative. They hold events, forums, book launches alongside our regular business of selling progressive new and second-hand books.
- Society of Women Writers – Victoria Inc
- State Library of Victoria
- Vibewire – A non-profit organisation that supports young people to effectively shape their world through media, arts and entrepreneurial opportunities.
- Victorian Fellowship of Writers
- Victorian Society of Editors
- Victorian Writers Centre – list of Victorian writing groups
More Writing and Literature
- Organisations for Writers and Editors – national organisations.
- Writers’ Festivals – reading and writing festivals in Australia and overseas
- BCL Bookshops Page
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