Sunshine Coast International Readers and Writers Festival Inc

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The inaugural 2016 Sunshine Coast International Readers and Writers Festival from September 9 to 11 features three nights and two days of author presentations, panel discussions and workshops across seven venues in Coolum Beach - the heart of the Sunshine Coast.

This exciting new festival features more than 100 international, national and regional authors, poets, singer-songwriters, journalists, photographers, illustrators, publishers, cultural heritage specialists and environment specialists.

The festival features two major themes: The rich Aboriginal heritage and the acclaimed surfing culture overlaid by passionate care of the environment.


Tickets are available for One-Day and Two-Day passes - these include the September 9 Opening Night Celebrations and the September 11 Closing Night Celebrations featuring a spectacular fireworks display by KC's Fireworks Displays.

Programs runs throughout Saturday, September 10 and Sunday, September 10 from 8.30am to 5pm in seven different venues. Saturday night, September 10, features their Poets and Songwriters Night.

Both days feature 'Start with a Laugh' Literary Breakfasts from 7am to 8.30am - these are Special Event tickets at just AUD20 a head to be purchased with either One or Two-Day Tickets. Tickets are selling fast.

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