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Designed by local artist Hugo Flavelle, the tote features many iconic landmarks connected to the Centre for Stories...and a little surprise.
We are delighted to announce that Dennis Haskell will be our new elder-in-residence.
Valued at $30,000, the PK International Writing Fellowship is open to writers living outside Australia. It is a residency based at the Centre for Stories in Perth, Western Australia. 
We are seeking an energetic and skilled Research Officer to join the team and assist with our upcoming project.
Centre for Stories is pleased to announce the 2022 Centre for Stories Writing Fellowships valued at a total of $60,000.
Do you have a story to share? A funny, brave or bold story that is bursting to be told? Here’s your chance! The Shire of Augusta-Margaret River and Centre for…
Featuring 16 Indonesian writers and translated from Bahasa Indonesia into English, the fifth issue is a celebration of Indonesian literature.
Unfortunately, due to new COVID-19 measures that limit gatherings in private residences, our annual backyard storytelling festival will be postponed until spring. But we look forward to coming together later in the year to bring stories home!
COVID-19 has had a dramatic effect over the past two years, with masking and social distancing requirements, hard borders, and new variants adding stress and uncertainty to our daily lives…
Centre for Stories' digital publication Portside Review will launch four special issues over 2022-2023 dedicated to new work from Singapore, South Africa, Myanmar and India.
Do you know an older storyteller with significant experience as a creative practitioner to share? We are now calling for nominations for our next elder-in-residence. This three-month residency provides a $3000…
Death and dying. In one way or another, we’ve all been touched by someone’s else’s death or even come close to experiencing it ourselves. Do you have an interesting story…
Undercurrent is a series of spoken word afternoons. Each month, local artists are invited to respond to a theme and experience new poetry in the city,  which can take any form – a poem, a story, a song, or a hybrid of a combination of forms. The theme of this event is 'fade'. Book Online
An illustration of books, cups of cofee, a clock, a candle, and a lamp floating in a light sage green background
Do you struggle to carve out distraction free writing time? Are you looking for a safe group environment to work on your writing? Would you like to meet other writers in your community? Then this group is for you! Book Online
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For teachers of creative writing in secondary schools, these workshops are suited to a range of abilities, from a basic understanding of narrative to the capacity to experiment with language, form and structure, thus modelling students’ differing abilities. Book Online
Our First Nations Book Club is an introduction to a diverse range of texts by First Nations authors. Book Online
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