Event calendar

Melbourne is full of literary activity with something happening every night of the week. Explore the calendar below, use the category tags to focus in on what you like or use our search box to zero in on your interests.

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The 2021 Stella Prize Award Night

22 April 2021
The Stella Prize
Rebecca Giggs, S.L. Lim, Laura Jean McKay,...

Join us online for a special evening of storytelling and ideas to mark the announcement of the 2021 Stella...

The Australian/Vogel's Literary Award Closing Date

31 May 2021
Allen and Unwin

The Australian/Vogel's Literary Award is one of Australia's richest and the most prestigious...

Hazel Rowley Literary Fellowship

1 October 2021 to 16 November 2021
Melbourne is a City of Literature

The Hazel Rowley Literary Fellowship, valued at $15,000, supports Australian writers working on biography...

The 2021 KYD New Critic Award Closing Date

30 November 2021
Kill Your Darlings

Entries are now open for the 2021 KYD New Critic Award!