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      Sunshine Coast International Readers & Writers Festival in Coolum Beach

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      September 9, 2016

      Friday   5:30 PM (daily until September 11, 2016)

      Park Street
      Coolum Beach, Queensland

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      Sunshine Coast International Readers & Writers Festival

      The Sunshine Coast International Readers and Writers Festival Inc brings together regional, Australian and international writers (including journalists, photographers, poets, performers and musicians) on a world stage – creating a space for conversation and connection across cultural and geographic divides.  The Festival offers One-Day and Two-Day passes to attend events in our official venues (Coolum Civic Centre, Festival Marquees, Coolum Library and the Coolum Surf Club). ONLY One-Day and Two-Day Festival Ticket Buyers can purchase Special Event Tickets: Our two 'Start with a Laugh' Literary Breakfast events featuring Aboriginal comedian Sean Choolburra (includes one breakfast meal with tea, coffee or juice for just $20) can be purchased separately as Special Event tickets. Friday, September 9 from 6pm to 11pm: Official Opening Ceremony and Welcome to Country, Music from award-winning singer-songwriters.Saturday, September 10 and Sunday, September 11: 9am to 5pm: One-hour panel discussions, authors’ presentations and workshops in six venues PLUS two Literary Breakfasts ($20 extra Special Event ticket available ONLY to One-Day and Two-Day Festival Ticketholders).Saturday, September 10 from 6pm to 11pm: Festival Poets’ Night including slam poets, bush poetry, performance poetry and singer-songwriter performances.Sunday, September 11 from 6pm to 9pm: Festival Closing Celebrations including comedy, music and fireworks! All One-Day and Two-Day passes include entry to the Festival’s Official Opening Celebrations in Coolum Civic Centre on Friday, September 9 from 6pm to 11pm and the Festival's Closing Celebrations in Tickle Park on Sunday, September 11 from 6pm to 9pm. The Literary Breakfast Tickets (70-people per breakfast) will sell out, so it is recommended that you purchase these tickets in advance when you purchase your Festival Tickets. The Festival’s Ticket Office will open from 1pm on Friday, September 9 in the Coolum Civic Centre where Ticket Buyers can pick up their Official Armbands and Literary Breakfast vouchers. Last-minute ticket sales will also be available if not sold out.

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      This event repeats daily until September 11, 2016:

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.