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Direct Line: Manus Island and The Messenger

30 March 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Abdul Aziz Muhamat, John Zammit, Michael Green,...

Manus Island’s offshore immigration detention centre has consistently featured in the headlines – yet it...

Slamalamadingdong featuring Bravo Child

30 March 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Slamalamadingdong is Melbourne’s premiere poetry slam, being the only slam in Australia currently PSI-...

Treacherous waters: new undercurrents in crime

31 March 2017
Sisters in Crime
Sisters in Crime

Authors Candice Fox, Tania Chandler and Fiona Capp talk to Jacqui Horwood about their new novels – all...

Draekora Book Launch

31 March 2017
LoveOzYa

Event for Readers, Writers at Mt Alvernia College Garden Terrace, 82 Cremorne Rd, Kedron

Josh Earl in Oliver Up A Tree (Melbourne Comedy Festival)

1 April 2017 to 16 April 2017
Mr Josh Earl
Josh Earl

A brand-new children's show from award-winning comedian Josh Earl (Host of Spicks and Specks, 3RRRFM B

The Lifted Brow 10th Birthday Party (and launch of Issue 33)

1 April 2017
The Lifted Brow
The Lifted Brow

TLB is turning 10, so come and celebrate with TLB staff, contributors, readers, friends, and family at the...

A special story time with Tai Snaith - Sat 1 Apr 2017 at 10:30am

1 April 2017
Readings Bookshop

Sat 1 Apr 2017 at 10:30am

Readings Kids — 315 Lygon St, Carlton VIC 3053

Poetic Inspirations featuring Petr Malapanis, Michael Crane and Dimitri...

1 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Hosted by Greek poet Dimitris Troaditis just before lunch every second Saturday of the month, for lovers...

Dan Poets featuring Kerry Scuffins

1 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

The Dan is Melbourne’s longest running weekly poetry venue is now in its 24th year.