The following organisations offer information, support and services to Victorian writers.
100 Story Building is a centre for young writers based in Melbourne’s inner-west.
Australian Poetry is based at the Wheeler Centre in Melbourne, with a charter to promote and support Australian poets and poetry locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.
Hosts monthly dinner meetings with members and guest speakers. Offers professional skills training including grammar refresher and InDesign workshops. See the website for a freelance editor register. Membership is offered to both professionals and those interested in the publishing industry.
Express Media is here for young writers. Find out more about our publications, projects, events, and education and training programs for young people in writing and media on the Express Media website.
The Melbourne Writers Festival brings people together to celebrate words and stories, and share the human experience.
The Wheeler Centre is Melbourne’s home for smart, passionate and entertaining public talks on every topic.
Creative Victoria champions and supports the state’s creative industries, spanning arts, culture, screen, design and more.
In 2008, Melbourne joined the UNESCO Creative Cities Network when it was designated the first and only City of Literature in Australia, and the second in the world.