The Writing Workshop

Bookings are now open for the December school holidays.

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Cost

Workshops starting from $100. NSW Creative Kids vouchers accepted.

 

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Parking

Car park P10F on Bicentennial Drive.

Time restrictions may apply. Limited parking so arrive early!

Location

Field Studies Tower at the Education Centre, Bicentennial Park

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"We want each child to develop skills in and enjoyment of writing."

Bookings open now for our December 2023 school holiday program.

Spy Stories

Creative writing workshop for 8 to 13 year-olds.

Ssshhhh! We can’t tell you too much about this writing workshop because it’s classified — but this is the one for you if you’d like to dive deep into the information trade, meet smiling double agents, create mysterious devices and secret codes… and trust no one!

Monday 18th December, 10:00 am - 3:30pm.

$170. We accept NSW Creative Kids vouchers.

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Animal Tales

Creative writing workshop for 6 to 9 year-olds.

Release the scary or hilarious beasts from your imagination. Tame or confront dragons, unicorns and all kinds of fantastic animals you will invent.

Wednesday 20th December, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.

$100. We accept NSW Creative Kids vouchers.

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Fantastic Poetry

Workshop for 9 to 14 year-olds.

Learn new poetic forms and techniques from around the world. Make poems with epic heroes and monsters, or rhymes which are utterly silly and hilariously entertaining.

Wednesday 20th December, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm.

$100. We accept NSW Creative Kids vouchers.

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Write Your Own Book

Creative writing workshop for 8 to 13 year-olds.

How to set, plan, build and finish your own extended story. Create atmospheric settings, memorable characters and gripping plots. This full day will give you all the skills and inspiration you need to write your own book.

Thursday 21st December, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm.

$170. We accept NSW Creative Kids vouchers.

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Skilled Writers: Real and Imaginary Worlds

Creative writing workshop for 10 to 15 year-olds.

Build intriguing worlds, create compelling questions for your readers, and get inside your characters’ heads!

Friday 22nd December, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm.

$170. We accept NSW Creative Kids vouchers.

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