Join Lisa Walker as she talks about her delightfully funny and inspiring novel. Arkie used to be a trendspotter, advising companies on ‘the next big thing’ until she lost her marriage and her mojo. Funds are tight, so instead of a pilgrimage in Japan, Arkie goes on a very Australian trip, to all the ‘Big Things’.
Sponsored by: Shire of Augusta Margaret River
FREE EVENT – Bookings essential
What will our planet look like in the future? Join Astronomer Lisa Harvey-Smith, Novelist Lisa Walker and Author & Daydreamer Josh Langley for a light-hearted discussion on the future of planet earth with local high school students; blending science, fun and fantasy.
Presented by: Glynn Greensmith | Sponsored by: Lotterywest
Join Lisa Walker and Holden Sheppard as they discuss their Young Adult coming-of-age stories. Paris Syndrome is a funny and poignant coming-of-age story while Invisible Boys explores growing up gay in the country.
Presented by: Nicole Sinclair | Sponsored by: Lions Club of Busselton
Ticket: $10 or included in Festival Pass
Flash fiction is the perfect opportunity to build your fiction muscles. With the guidance of author Lisa Walker, start, continue or complete a piece of short fiction by giving yourself the freedom to discover and strengthen your writer’s voice.
Sponsored by: South Regional TAFE
$50 – Bookings essential
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