Writers Victoria offers affordable advertising to a targeted audience of readers and writers from across Victoria (and beyond).
With nearly 3,500 members, we are Australia's largest Writers’ Centre and the largest organisation supporting Victorian writers.
Writers Victoria members are interested in writing both as a hobby and as a career path, and are engaged consumers of other arts and culture.
The Writers Victoria website informs and leads public discussion on all issues that affect the Australian writing and reading community. Our website attracts high quality, engaged readers interested in Writers Victoria’s ever-changing and always stimulating content. The website is the place to find writing tips, competitions, and lively discussions and is frequented by Writers Victoria members and enthusiastic visitors from around the world.
Website advertising offers a one-month prominent placement, attracting approximately 33,000 viewers through static or animated advertisements on the Writers Victoria homepage.
The Writers Victoria enewsletter is sent weekly to our 3300 members. Each edition is packed with exciting competitions, giveaways and compelling articles, which ensure that the open rate is twice the industry standard.
Writers Victoria has approximately 10,000 Facebook followers and over 20,000 Twitter followers.
$50 for 1 Facebook or 1 Twitter post (PLUS additional budget for market-targeted posts, if applicable).
$70 for 1 Facebook and 1 Twitter post (PLUS additional budget for market-targeted posts, if applicable).
We reserve the right to edit posts and/or identify them as advertisements.
‘The Victorian Writer’ is the state’s leading magazine for emerging and aspiring writers. The 36-page monthly magazine is delivered to our 3,200 members and to all Victorian libraries. Magazines are also distributed at major festivals and literary events.
The Season Program
Advertising in our season program provides a unique opportunity to access approximately 10,000 engaged members of the literary community. The program is sent directly to our 3,200 members as well as distributed to libraries, arts organisations, cafes and literary hubs. It is also prominently displayed and available for free pick up at the Wheeler Centre for Books and Ideas, which receives 40,000 visitors per year.
The program is released twice a year.
- Season One – December to June
- Season Two – June to December
Classifieds are a cost-effective and simple way to connect with our members. Available in either the enewsletter or magazine, classifieds are charged at $1.10 per word and are a dynamic way to promote a book, event, or course.
Free member listings
Writers Victoria members are entitled to three free listings each year. You can find out more about member listings on this website.
Discounted enews advertising
Writers Victoria offers discounted advertising to our members in our enewsletter. Our enews is sent weekly to our 3,200 members and is packed with in-depth features, writing news, events, competitions and publishing opportunities. Perfect to promote a book, or event, we also provide a template for the advertisement that you can use if you do not have access to a designer.
Simply send us your image and text (up to 50 words) and we can create the advertisement for you. This space is charged at the discounted price of $100.
How to book
For all advertising enquiries, email Emma.