Mission Statement

The mission of The Batemans Bay Writers Festival  is to inspire, entertain and educate readers and writers by providing an enjoyable cultural and literary experience involving authors, creative talents and like-minded people.

The Festival organisers aim to:

  • Inspire, entertain and educate readers and writers within a festival atmosphere
  • Present a variety of writers of different genres and cultural perspectives to an all inclusive audience as evidenced by survey results and local research
  • Encourage reading, writing and literacy as part of a quality arts experience which will be highly anticipated each year
  • Attract visitors to the Batemans Bay area and increase opportunities for promoting tourism in the south coast region
  • Support local and regional business and organisations
  • Enhance the cultural wellbeing of the community, particularly in the arts field
  • Ensure the program is financially viable

Want to Help?

Please send your name and a brief message if you are interested in volunteering either on the committee or at the Festival.

Send us an email with the ways in which you would like to help, and something about your experience. Contact us at [email protected]

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