Perth Writers Festival

Perth Writers Festival Family Day

Sun 23 Feb 2014

Bring your favourite stories to life at our popular Family Day where children of all ages have the chance to meet their favourite authors.

Family Day is a fantastic experience for the whole family, including games, readings, workshops, face painting and performances. Featuring legendary children’s author Morris Gleitzman (Extra Time), international bestseller Catherine Jinks (City of Orphans series), funnyman Danny Katz (Mucked Up), master illustrator Terry Whidborne (Word Hunters), fairtyale princess Aleesah Darlison (The Unicorn RidersAsh Rover) and children's favourite Ursula Dubosarsky (The Cryptic Casebook of Coco Carlomagno and Alberta) plus many more.



Juliet Tent


Tropical Grove


Fox Lecture Theatre

Workshops, $12

Arts Lecture Room 5

Workshops, $12

Arts Lecture Room 6


All Day Activities
9–9.40am Exotic Adventures with Ursula Dubosarsky Old Stories New 9.30–10.30am Fabulous Fairytales  


Room Racers

10–10.40am Morris Gleitzman: Extra Time Adventure Man!   10–11am Snail Tales   Face Painting
11–11.40am Illustrating Word Hunters Irresistibly Cute and Cuddly 11am–12pm Unleash Your Creativity   11.30–12pm Meet the Creator Feed Your Soul With Your Hands
12–12.40pm City of Orphans Old Stories New 12.30–1.30pm Making Up Puzzles with Words and Stories     Balloon Twisting
1–1.40pm Annie's Snails Morris Gleitzman: Extra Time   1.30–2.30pm Map Your Fantasy World    Better Beginnings Tent
2–2.40pm The Wisdom of Danny Katz Scarier, Darker, Faster! 2–3pm Everyone Can Draw 2.30–3pm Meet the Creator  


Sun 23 Feb 2014
Perth Writers Festival Precinct

Sun 23 Feb, 9am


Family Day $0.00
Worshops $12.00

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