Regional Writers Weekend comes to York 

The York Festival and Regional Writers Weekend in partnership with Writing WA is running from Friday April 13 to Sunday April 14 and will offer something for all the family.

Catering to all ages, the festival attracts lovers of literature, young adventurers, and families looking to entertain the kids with fun, unique activities.   Just a pleasant 90-minute drive from Perth CBD to be transported to a world of pure imagination whether you are a reader, an artist, a music fan, a spook-aholic or into cosplay – imagination is not just for the young!

Embark on a weekend journey of discovery and delight at The York Festival and Regional Writers Weekend. This vibrant event promises an eclectic mix of entertainment and enlightenment for all ages. From exploring the mysteries of York’s Dark Corners to the much-loved spectacle of ‘Running of the Lambs,’ there’s something to captivate every member of the family. 

Delve into the creative wonders of Arty Brellas, where umbrellas transform into canvases of imagination, or immerse yourself in the captivating life story of Janet Millett: A Life in Barladong. Enjoy the thought-provoking portraits of York Conversations or experience the whimsical world of Nylon Zoo. 

But wait, there’s more! Tune into an enthralling Audio Play, witness the enchanting Bush Faeries on Emus, or join forces with the eco-conscious hero, Capt. Cleanup, in his quest for a greener world. 

For literature enthusiasts, the Regional Writers Weekend, presented in partnership with Writing WA, offers a treasure trove of literary delights. Whether you’re a seasoned writer, a budding wordsmith, or simply seeking inspiration, this event has something special in store for you. ✨

Conveniently located just a pleasant 90-minute drive from Perth CBD, The York Festival beckons with the promise of adventure and imagination. Whether you’re drawn to the written word, immersed in the world of art, a music aficionado, a lover of all things spooky, or a cosplay enthusiast, there’s no age limit on the power of imagination!

Day tickets $25 kids under 16 free – Find out more about the event which runs from Friday 12 to Sunday 14 April 2024.