Creative Writing Fellowships for Regional NSW Writers


Varuna the National Writers House is now accepting applications for the 2015 LitLink Residential Fellowship.

A LitLink Residential Fellowship offers writers living in regional NSW and the greater Sydney area* a two-week residency at the idyllic Varuna in the Blue Mountains, NSW.

The fellowship includes full board and accommodation at Varuna including a prepared evening meal, uninterrupted time to write in your own private studio, the companionship of your fellow writers as well as the opportunity to receive feedback on your work from a Varuna Consultant.

Varuna will award five Litlink Fellowships in 2015 with the residency dates being Monday 17 August until Sunday, 30 August 2015.

Varuna invites writers working in all creative forms, including fiction, drama, poetry and narrative non-fiction to apply for this fellowship with applications closing 30 April 2015.

Varuna thanks Arts NSW for supporting this wonderful initiative.

For full details and to apply visit: www.varuna.com.au

email: varuna@varuna.com.au or phone: (02) 4782 5674
*To be eligible for a LitLink Residential Fellowship you will need to live in regional New South Wales or the greater Sydney area:

  • South (Kogarah, Hurstville, Canterbury, Rockdale, Sutherland)
  • North (Hornsby, Ku-ring-gai, Pittwater, Warringah)
  • West Central (Auburn, Blacktown, Hills Shire, Holroyd, Parramatta)
  • North West (Baulkham Hills, Blacktown, Blue Mountains, Hawkesbury, Penrith)
  • South West (Bankstown, Fairfield, Wollondilly, Camden, Campbelltown, Liverpool)
  • Central Coast (Gosford and Wyong)