There’s a Ballarat Writers Festival session for everyone

See our ticket schedule for prices and follow the booking buttons below to get your tickets.

Ticket Full Concession BWI Member
Festival Weekend Pass* $80.00 $75.00 $70.00
Festival Saturday Pass** $50.00 $45.00 $40.00
Festival Sunday Pass** $50.00 $45.00 $40.00
Festival Workshop Passes^ $40.00 $35.00 $30.00
Festival ‘Fixing Democracy‘ Panel^^ $25.00 $25.00 $25.00
*Festival Weekend Pass for entry to author talk sessions across Saturday 21st AND Sunday 22nd October
**Festival 1 Day Pass for entry to author-talk sessions on either Saturday 21st OR Sunday 22nd October
^ Workshop sessions tickets to be purchased individually
^^Special ticketed event ‘Fixing’ Democracy’ Panel with Sam Dastyari, Jenny Hocking, Judith Brett, Dennis Altman, Nayuka Gorrie and Van Badham

Creative Non-Fiction Workshop – we regret to inform has been cancelled.

Words for Performance Workshop – due to unforeseen circumstances this session has been cancelled.

Writing Online Workshop – we regret to inform has been cancelled.

Get tickets to Federation University Student Acting Company performances of The Checkhov Project across Friday, Saturday and Sunday.