Centre for Stories

New Project – Backstories

Backstories is stories in our suburbs. It's free, welcoming, and happening on Saturday, 14 March. Supported by DLGSCI and Healthway.

February 1, 2020

Stories in our suburbs at the end of summer. We’re thrilled today to announce Backstories—a new, multi-site storytelling festival that brings communities together as neighbours, in our backyards, in our suburbs, for free. March 2020. Generously supported by the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries and Healthway.

We’ve got good news for folks living in the local councils listed below. Backstories will be coming home to you this March.

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We’ll be announcing specific suburbs and storytellers soon. To stay up-to-date with Backstories news, follow @backstoriesperth on Instagram, or subscribe to our newsletter.

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