There's something for everyone at the Fitzroy Writers Festival.
The Fitzroy Town Hall Ballroom will be jam-packed full of booksellers, publishers and writers selling their works, plus craft and hands-on activities for kids from Kids' Own Publishing and Melbourne Young Writers' Studio, a giant communal colouring sheet by Signs of Australia, face painting and free book giveaways.
Visit the Booksellers Marketplace to pick up your free festival bag and fill it with books and other goodies from:
Hares & Hyenas
The Little Bookroom
Wild Dingo Press
Ford Street Publishing
Grattan Street Press
Society of Women Writers Victoria
Melbourne Spoken Word
Melbourne Young Writers' Studio
Victorian Association of Women Writers
Catherine Deveny, Abdi K Aden, Justin Heazlewood and a few more famous faces will pop in for book signings and sales too.
Got an idea for a book?
Pitch it at the Grattan Street Press Pitch Tent for feedback on advice on how to take it to the next level.
FITZROY TOWN HALL BALLROOM
SATURDAY 6 APRIL 11AM-4.30PM
ENTRY TO THE BOOKSELLERS MARKETPLACE IS FREE