Text Marks The Spot 2019

Once again I’m delighted to be involved with the Bendigo Writer’s Festival here in my hometown.

Check out the full program of amazing authors and details on how to book your place, below.

Places go fast, so be sure to book early!


Bookings are NOW OPEN for Text Marks the Spot, the school’s day of Bendigo Writers Festival. The action-packed program featuring some of Australia’s best authors and illustrators is attached.

Catering for primary and secondary students, Text Marks the Spot takes place from 9.45am to 2.30pm on Friday 9 August. There are multiple sessions across five venues, all within walking distance of each other.

The event is free but YOU MUST BOOK by emailing gotix@bendigo.vic.gov.au - see details in the attached program.

Teacher notes will be available for many of our visiting authors’ books on the Bendigo Writers Festival website.

All bookings and enquiries to gotix@bendigo.vic.gov.au.

Need some help with transport costs? You may be eligible for assistance through the Loddon Campaspe Student Access Program. Please contact the Capital Venues and Events box office on 5434 6100 for advice on applying for assistance.