Voices on the Coast - A Youth Literature Festival

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  • Location: University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs 4556 Queensland

The 14th annual Voices on the Coast- Youth Literature Festival. Leading Australian authors, poets and performers. Someone for everyone,from young children to young adults to the young at heart.

Our Voices Plus program features a "Blokes and Books" evening with Australian Sportsmen and authors discussing the Good, the Bad and the Ugly about reading and young men. Ilsa Evans is our breakfast author this year along with a 2 hour fantasy world writing workshop with Paul Collins and our ever popular free visits to local libraries by authors Hilary Badger and Peter Canavas and Poet David (Ghostboy) Stavanger.

Tuesday 14 July 2009 - Festival Launch 6.00-8.30pm $25.00 Meet the presenters & taste the flavour of the festival and "Blokes and Books - the good the bad and the ugly!"
Wednesday 15 July 2009 -Adult workshop program -8 workshops 9.00-2.15pm @ $12.50ea Thursday 16 July 2009 - Building Fantasy Worlds with Paul Collins - Maroochydore Library 6.00-8.00pm $15.00
Friday 17 July 2009- "Authors@Your Library" Sunshine Coast Regional Libraries
Saturday 18 July Literary Breakfast 7.30-9.30am - Maroochy Surf Club $30.00

Voices on the Coast - A Youth Literature Festival
University of the Sunshine Coast
14 July to 18 July 2009

Event Cost: Costs vary - Student talks $6.50 per session and workshops $12.50 per session

Contact: Kelly Dunham - Festival coordinator- Immanuel Lutheran College
Organisation: Immanuel Lutheran College and the University of the Sunshine Coast
Contact Details:
Telephone: 07 54773437
Email : voices@immanuel.qld.edu.au

Immanuel Lutheran College :
126 Wises Road, Buderim
07 5477 3444
07 5477 3477

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University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs

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