2020 Festival

Local Libraries



Free events in the

Local Libraries

Enjoy free events at local libraries in Margaret River and Augusta as part of this year’s festival.
Please note: Feature Events and Workshops are not included in Festival Passes – book your tickets to ensure you don’t miss out.


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Friday 15 May




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Nina Angelo

Don’t Cry, Dance


Augusta Library

Don’t Cry, Dance

A powerful memoir of love and resilience from Auschwitz to Australia. Janka and Alberto both survived the death camps of Europe. As a storyteller and community artist, their daughter Nina Angelo knew it was time for her to add her story to theirs, and weave a lasting memory and tale of forgiveness for future generations.

SPONSORED BY: Shire of Augusta Margaret River

DATE: Friday | 15 May 2020 | 2pm – 3pm

VENUE: AUGUSTA LIBRARY

TICKETS: FREE EVENT | ALL WELCOME


BOOK EVENT





Saturday 16 May




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Alicia Tuckerman

If I Tell You


Margaret River Library

If I Tell You

Alicia Tuckerman is a driving force for young LGBT voices within Australia.  Alicia draws on her life experiences to explore the joys, triumphs and cruelties of modern day adolescence and considers there is no fantasy world she could create that is more terrifyingly beautiful than the one we’re expected to live in. Join Alicia as shares the story of her debut YA novel If I Tell You.

SPONSORED BY: Shire of Augusta Margaret River

DATE: Saturday | 16 May 2020 | 10am – 11am

VENUE: MARGARET RIVER LIBRARY

TICKETS: FREE EVENT | ALL WELCOME


BOOK EVENT




Useful information

Voyager Estate was the main venue for the 2019 Readers and Writers Festival. 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.



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.