Bendigo Writers Festival 2018

August 11-13, 2017


elizabeth kostova

Elizabeth Kostova was a huge hit at the festival, introducing a whole new cohort of readers to her bestselling The Historian as well as the gripping novel about Bulgaria, The Shadow Land.

Rodney Syme

Long-time advocate for euthanasia, Rodney Syme, spoke about his latest book, Time to Die.

tony jones

Well-known journalist Tony Jones talked about his first foray into novel-writing.

Mannes and Robertson

Robert and Anne Manne shared an extraordinary session with Rachel Robertson, talking about how illness and caring for those afflicted can be a positive and life-affirming experience.


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