Location: Railway Institute Hall, Thirroul
|17:00 – 19:00||
Children’s “PJ and Pizza Party”
Target age: 8-12 years, siblings welcome
Children move between a series of stations around the library – directed by library staff.
At each station, one of 6 different guests is situated, offering book signings and a simple relevant activity/craft/mini writing activity
Book signings with author
|19:30 – 22:00||
Festival opening program 7.30pm – 10:00pm
A smorgasbord of music and words to start the 2017 Thirroul Readers and Writers Festival!
Welcome from Committee
Welcome to Country given by Richard Davies
A guest speaker from the Indigenous Literacy Foundation talking about what the Foundation do in remote indigenous communities and our festivals partnership with them
Sally Forth – a local 5 part acapella group with a selection of eclectic (mostly) unaccompanied songs
Jeff Apter’s new book will be launched: High Voltage; the life of Angus Young ACDC’s Last Man Standing,