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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Book Launch: The Right Way To Rock by Nat Amoore

13 June 2021
The Little Bookroom
Nat Amoore

Meaning, Mysticism and Manifestation

15 June 2021
The Wheeler Centre
Lillian Ahenkan, Erica McCalman, Amal Awad, and...

For aeons, humans have sought out systems of meaning to make sense of the patterns of our lives.

Alice Pung - One Hundred Days *ONLINE EVENT

16 June 2021
Alice Pung with facilitator Bruno Lettieri

From one of Australia's most celebrated authors comes a mother/daughter drama exploring the faultlines

Emerging Writers' Festival

16 June 2021 to 26 June 2021
Emerging Writers' Festival
Emerging Writers' Festival

Emerging Writers Festival

16 June 2021 to 26 June 2021
Emerging Writers' Festival
Emerging Writers Festival

The EWF Team are back together and we’re hitting the ground running with our #EWF21 planning.

SLAV Online Book Club (17 Jun 2021)

17 June 2021
School Library Association of Victoria

Book Club


Wiliamstown Literary Festival

18 June 2021 to 20 June 2021
Willy Lit Fest
Wiliamstown Literary Festival

We announce with joy and jubilation and a solid cocktail of caution, The Williamstown Literary Festival...

State Council Meeting (19 Jun 2021)

19 June 2021
School Library Association of Victoria

SLAV State Council meetings in 2021 will be held at the Abbotsford Convent or online as decided by the...

North Melbourne Book Club

21 June 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries
Looking for a book club that will broaden your reading horizons?