Blue Mountains Writers' Festival

Friday 21 October 2022 to Sunday 23 October 2022

Overview

The annual Blue Mountains Writers’ Festival is held in Katoomba. Do you love books, writing and hearing writers talking about their work? A celebration of place, writers, writing and reading, this…

The annual Blue Mountains Writers’ Festival is held in Katoomba.

Do you love books, writing and hearing writers talking about their work? A celebration of place, writers, writing and reading, this Festival offers something for everyone, including author talks, panel presentations, literary dinners, children's and young adult events, poetry events, writing workshops, and more.

The Festival will be held across several venues, including the iconic Carrington Hotel, the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba library, and other venues around town.

Save the dates 21- 23 October 2022 for the return of the Blue Mountains Writers’ Festival.

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A quiet space is available at the venue/ facility

Allows a person's carer free entry into participating venues and events

Actively welcomes people with access needs.

Caters for people who are deaf or have hearing loss

Caters for people who use a wheelchair.

Have a hearing loop
Have accessible seating areas in theatrette
Have an accessible public toilet which is unlocked
Offer a range of contact methods for receiving complaints
Offer multiple options for booking - web, email, phone
Provide assistance with booking arrangements (includes providing clear itineraries with written instructions on what to do at various destinations)
Train your staff in disability awareness
Welcomes and assists people who have challenges with learning, communication, understanding and behaviour. (includes people with autism, intellectual disability, Down syndrome, acquired brain injury (ABI), dyslexia and dementia)

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