Lighthouse Literary Fest

Illuminating books and ideas at beautiful
Aireys Inlet on Victoria’s Surf Coast


3 February 2019

Debra Oswald

Debra Oswald

Two-time winner of the NSW Premier’s Literary Award, playwright, novelist and creator/head writer of the TV series Offspring, Debra Oswald has written Police Rescue, Palace of Dreams, The Secret Life of Us, Sweet and Sour and Bananas in Pyjamas for TV, as well as children’s and adult novels and stage plays.


 

 The Whole Bright Year, 2018

The Whole Bright Year, 2018

Richard Glover

Richard Glover

Richard Glover’s bestselling books include Flesh Wounds and The Mud House, praised as ‘warm, wise, hilarious, optimistic, and a breathtaking accomplishment in style and empathy. Richard’s weekly humour column has been published in the Sydney Morning Herald for over twenty years. He writes regularly for the Sydney Morning Herald and The Washington Post, as well as presenting the comedy program Thank God It's Friday on ABC Local Radio.

 

The Land Before Avocado, 2018

The Land Before Avocado, 2018

Hannie Rayson

Playwright, screenwriter, author and journalist, Hannie’s play was the first to be nominated for the Miles Franklin. She has been awarded two Australian Writers’ Guild Awards, four Helpmann Awards, two NSW Premier’s Literary Awards and a Victorian Premier’s Literary Award.

 

Surf Coast Shire 

Lighthouse Literary Fest acknowledges the generous support of the Surf Coast Shire.


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