Writing Parramatta 2021

Writing Parramatta 2021 celebrates creativity in Parramatta through a City of Parramatta Creative Economy Grant. For information on events and opportunities, contact us at or Facebook.

Do you live, work, study or spend time in Parramatta and suburbs? Send us your Parramatta stories, memories and images for our digital anthology, Expression 21. Book awards will be announced late in 2021. Entry Form.

FREE WORKSHOPS  Voices of experience to help your writing journey.

Saturday, 1st May, 3-5 pm on Zoom 
Creative writing with award-winning author Luke Carman

Saturday, 24th April, 2:45 – 4:30 pm on Zoom
Collaborate with other writers to brush up your online presentations and compete in the Open Mic

Saturday, 13th February, 3-5 pm on Zoom
Creative Writing with award-winning author
Felicity Castagna

ZineWest 2021 Print Zine Our special 15th Edition will publish work by thirty new writers from Parramatta and Greater Western Sydney. ZineWest also features local visual artists. Cash prizes and book awards. Open 1st March.

Q&A – Interviews by email Parramatta writers and artists interviewing each other plus interviews between writers who have participated in previous ZineWests. They will be published on this website and some will be included in Expression 21.

Photo by M. Cristescu