Enter the Labyrinth Ball

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 8:00 pm

Sure, NYWF is ostensibly about “writing”, but everyone knows that it’s all really about the ball. A much loved tradition, this year’s ball is ready to get fantastical, masked, and ghoulish. Prepare to enter the labyrinth …


Life Writing Exhibition

Sunday, October 2, 2016
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Come enjoy some wine, cheese and literary art, and hob-nob with some of writing's newest stars.

Show & Tell

Saturday, October 1, 2016
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

These writers will share their stories and tell us the secrets of how they got to be where they are today.

Base Camp: Day 1

Thursday, September 29, 2016
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Every awful icebreaker game you've ever played. Come prepared to feel uncomfortable.

Australian Poetry Slam Newcastle Region Final

Friday, September 30, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Newcastle's slam poets battle it out for their chance at the final, with 2015 Champion Phil Wilcox as host.