Fury Road

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Destruction. Extinction. Isolation. These are fears that plague an Australia in peril from threats both within and without. Homegrown writers, each with a strong connection to our landscape, talk about how we will weather the political, cultural and environmental challenges facing this great land.

Image credit: Sarah-Jane Edis


Bodily Functions

Saturday, October 1, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

"Having a body is pretty much the weirdest thing you can do" - someone at NYWF 2015. Three people with bodies talk about the stuff that doesn't usually get talked about.

Friday_Science Party_Newcastle Museum_Phoebe Paterson de Heer_credit Newcastle Museum

Science Party


Friday, September 30, 2016
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Who loves to party? Scientists do.


TiNA Talks: Art and Gender

Saturday, October 1, 2016
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Coffee and conversation about art. Facilitated by CTF, TiNA Talks feature artists from across the TiNA program presenting their ideas and leading informal discussions.


Fringe Dwellers

Sunday, October 2, 2016
2:30 am - 3:30 pm

Creating a (successful) scene in your small town.