It takes a village to raise a child, and it takes a team of awesome people to put on the National Young Writers’ Festival. If you’d like to help out, we’d love to hear from you. Here’s how you can help:


People who help people the National Young Writers’ Festival are the luckiest people in the world.

If you want to lend a hand, please contact our volunteer co-ordinator at and you too could climb aboard the good ship NYWF. Toot toot!


The National Young Writers’ Festival gladly accepts donations from its supporters and fans. We are a not-for-profit organisation with DGR status registered with the NSW Department of Fair Trading. All monies raised go towards making a bigger, better festival.

In 2015 we have launched a Patreon campaign. For as little as $1/month you can show your support. All donations over AUD $2 are tax deductible.

For further details about other ways to donate or show your support, please contact Rebecca MacFarling at

If you would like to find out more about volunteering with NYWF, or would like to offer your assistance in any other way, contact us at