The Boonah Writers Festival 2018

The Boonah Writers Festival is held on the Labour Day weekend,  6th and 7th May.  It is two days of exciting sessions and Q&A on the topics of Contemporary Fiction, Science Fiction, Crime, Script-writing, Young Adults Literature, Editing, Blogging, and more, with ample time to meet and mingle with established and aspiring authors as well as established professionals.  A highlight of the festival is the dinner on Saturday evening with guest speaker, award winning journalist, Rick Morton.

RICK MORTON – Guest Speaker at the Saturday evening dinner.


Rick Morton is The Australian Sydney bureau's deputy chief of staff. He was the 2013 Kennedy Awards Young Journalist of the Year and won the Kennedy in 2017 for Outstanding Columnist. His columns appear in The Weekend Australian’s arts liftout, Review.


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