See & Do

Words in the Valley Readers & Writers Festival

Tickets Bridgetown

The eighth Words in the Valley Readers and Writers festival is to be held in the Bridgetown Regional Library on the weekend of 27th – 28th July. The festival is held in conjunction with the Blackwood Poetry Prize to be held on 29th July at The Cidery, Bridgetown. The weekend commences with a sundowner and author talk on the Friday evening followed by writing and publishing workshops on the Saturday and concludes with the poetry competition prize giving and open mike event on the Sunday. The events are open to all levels of experience and there is a children’s workshop and activity on the Saturday morning for budding storytellers.
For further information contact Sarah Evans 9761 2156 or Bridgetown Regional Library 9761 2503 email Bookings can be made at the Bridgetown Visitor Centre or by phoning 9761 1740.


Through the workshop experience, people will be taught various techniques, plus the opportunity to workshop and learn writing styles may forge inspiration in new and exciting ways.

Map & Directions


75 Steere Street, Bridgetown WA 6255, Australia


Events will be held at the Bridgetown Regional Library at 75 Steere Street. Click on the course name above for full details.