2020 Festival

Free Events



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Festival Free Events

Everyone can enjoy the Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival, with free events throughout the program. Come along and listen to free events on the Main Stage each day at 1pm, check out free events on the Outdoor Stage or get along to your local library. More family-friendly activities coming soon!

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Free Events

Friday 15 May



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Main Stage

High School Special: The Children are Coming


1 pm – Main Stage

High School Special: The Children are Coming

Alicia Tuckerman, Anisa Nandaula and Lindsay Miles
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Augusta Library

White Horses


1 pm – Writers Room

White Horses

Rachael Treasure
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Augusta Library

Don’t Cry, Dance


2pm – Augusta Library

Don’t Cry, Dance

Nina Angelo
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Free Events

Saturday 16 May



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Margaret River Library

If I Tell You


10:am – MR Library

If I Tell You

Alicia Tuckerman
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Outdoor Stage

Kids Stories Live on Stage


1 pm – Outdoor Stage

Kids Stories Live on Stage

Kelly Canby, Mark Greenwood and Sabrina Dudgeon-Swift
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Main Stage

Less Stuff


1 pm – Main Stage

Less Stuff

Lindsay Miles
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Free Events

Sunday 17 May




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Outdoor Stage

Poetry For the People


10:30am – Outdoor Stage

Poetry for the People

Tabitha Bird, Melissa Ashley and Anisa Nandaula
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Main Stage

Kindred: #LoveOzYAStories


1 pm – Main Stage

Kindred: #LoveOzYAStories

Benjamin Law, Michael Earp and Claire G Coleman
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Useful information

The newly upgraded Margaret River HEART is the hub of the 2020 festival and the location of all events that are part of the main program. Our exciting feature events and workshops are held at a number of locations in and around Margaret River.

FESTIVAL VENUES


2020 Festival

Workshop Series

For full access to some of the festival’s top writing talents, immerse yourself in the Festival Workshop Series to gain friendly tips and practical experience, whatever your writing passion may be.

WORKSHOPS


2020 Festival

Feature Events

For the ultimate festival experience, book tickets to one or more of these feature events for emerging writers, avid readers and those who enjoy their books served with the region’s best produce.

FEATURE EVENTS