Literary Community,  Townsville

  • The Townsville Writers and Publishers Centre is a not for profit organisation that exists to promote a north Queensland culture of writing.
  • CityLibraries Townsville‘s mission is to work with our community to connect people, information, learning and lifestyle.
  • Mary Who? Bookshop is north Queensland’s absolutely fabulous independent bookshop, with a fantastic range of books, music, DVDs, cards and chocolate.
  • The Foundation of Australian Literary Studies fosters the study of Australian literature within the University and in the community.
  • Literature in North Queensland journal – LiNQ – publishes fiction and poetry, as well as peer-reviewed papers and reviews of regional, national, and international interest in the areas of literature, media/cinema, and culture.

In Townsville we are proud of our vibrant literary community but there’s loads more happening in the state and country for you to connect with.