Writing Parramatta 2021

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

Do you live, work, study or spend time in Parramatta and suburbs? Send us your Parramatta stories, memories and images for our online ezine. Book awards will be announced late in 2021. See details on Entry Form 

Q&A – Interviews by email – Parramatta writers and artists interviewing each other plus interviews between writers who have participated in previous ZineWests. 

FREE workshops – Voices of experience to help your writing journey, including on-line presentation when reciting your work and collaborating with other creatives. 
Saturday, 1st May, 3-5 pm on Zoom 
Creative writing with award-winning author Luke Carman

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.

Photo by M. Cristescu