Australian Writers' Guild

the peak body representing australian performance writers


to ALL the Winners of the 47th Annual AWGIE Awards

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The AWG Calls for Respect for Writers

The Guild's Executive Director Jacqueline Elaine in New Matilda


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47th Annual AWGIE Awards Winners Announced

In an awards night that showered Australian writing’s elite with prizes, a number of newcomers signaled an...

2014 John Hinde Award for Science Fiction

The Australian Writers’ Guild is looking for exceptional Science Fiction Scripts - Produced and Unproduced...

The 100 Billion Dollar Industry: Why You Should Write For Games

Video Games are no longer the avenue of the nerds or the basement dwellers. Over the past few decades, gaming ha...

AWG Opens Search for 2014 FOXTEL Fellowship Recipient $25,000 to be Awarded to Top Screenwriter

The Australian Writers’ Guild (AWG) is calling for nominations for the prestigious FOXTEL Fellowship, rewa...

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