Novel Writing Retreats Australia runs 9 day/8 night novel writing retreats at a dedicated retreat property located in Taroona, Tasmania (just south of Hobart).
There are 14 retreats on offer for 2014, each with a retreat facilitator and an established novelist attached.
Nicole Alexander is the author of novels set in rural Australia. Nicole is a fourth generation grazier at her family property in the north western plains of New South Wales, Australia, and has a Masters in Creative Writing and Literature. For more, see www.novelwritingretreatsaustralia.com.
There are up to six Breakout Novelist Scholarships available for Feb 2014. These provide promising novelists from around Australia the opportunity to write with Sunday Times bestselling novelist Ben Kane over the course of a 9 day/8 night novel writing retreat. For details, see http://www.novelwritingretreatsaustralia.com/p/breakout-novelist-scholarships-australia.html
Kylie Ladd is the author of contemporary realistic novels set in Australia, published in several countries and languages. Kylie has a PhD in Neuropsychology. For more, see www.novelwritingretreatsaustralia.com.
Alison Booth is the author of a trilogy of novels set in the fictional country town of Jingera on the Australian east coast. Alison is a Professor of Economics and a Public Policy Fellow at Australian National University, in Canberra. Alison’s work has been shortlisted for the ACT Book of the Year award. For more, see www.novelwritingretreatsaustralia.com.
Elizabeth Wein is the New York Times bestselling author of several Young Adult novels set during WW2, as well as of teen Arthurian novels set in Britain and Africa. Elizabeth has a PhD in Folklore. For more, see www.novelwritingretreatsaustralia.com.