Partnering with the Gold Coast's premier cultural precinct - HOTA, Home of the Arts sees an annual calendar of events come to fruition.

With activations the 3rd Monday of each month, we offer the Gold Coast community a varied programme events to engage with emerging writers, book lovers and creatives.

July
August
September
October
November

July

Monday 29 July | 11.00am | The Arts Theatre at HOTA, Home of the Arts

Storyfest present Andy Griffiths

Storyfest brings to the Gold Coast, Australia’s favourite children’s author – Andy Griffiths. Andy has added thirteen new levels of crazy fun to his fantastic ever-growing treehouse. So what are you waiting for? Come on up!

Join Andy as he walks you through the new levels – prepare yourself for laugh-out-loud story telling!

Tickets selling fast - Click here to secure your seat! - All tickets $22.50, Students (6+) $12.50 ea

August

Monday 19 August | 5.30pm | The Space at HOTA, Home of the Arts

Social Media for Your Writing Practice - In the world of interconnectivity social media is a powerful tool for audience engagement and author visibility. But with so much content and conversation, how do you break through the digital noise? Gain practical tools to discover your online voice and develop strategies to manage your presence, and time, online.

Writers' Workshop facilitated by Inside Voice

Click here to book your workshop place - $35 per person

September

Coming soon...

October

Monday 21 October | 5.30pm | The Space at HOTA, Home of the Arts

Editing for Writers - The first draft is never the last draft, but reviewing your own work with a critical eye can be challenging. Learn how to proof-read, copyedit, and structurally review a text, and develop the self-assessment tools necessary to enhance your craft. Gain the analytical skills needed to take your story from rough draft to submission-ready.

Writers' Workshop facilitated by Inside Voice

Click here to book your workshop place - $35 per person

November

Monday 18 November | 5.30pm | The Space at HOTA, Home of the Arts

Writers Action Plan - There's never been more ways to get your work in front of audiences, but how do you identify the best options for your project? Explore the myriad of publication opportunities and identify the best way to get your project read. Come prepared with a project in mind for this hands-on session.

Writers' Workshop facilitated by Inside Voice

Click here to book your workshop place - $35 per person