Australian Writers' Guild

the peak body representing australian performance writers


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Two winners to learn “What Happens Next?”

Two writers – Katie Pollock (L) and Rebecca Johnstone (R) – will share first prize in the Australian...

2015 Budget compromises creative arts sector, writers say

The Australian Writers’ Guild – which represents more than 2,200 writers in stage, new media, televi...

Royalty battle continues for Australian writers

The work of collecting payments for Australian performance writers goes from strength to strength, the AWGACS an...

AWG launches new Code of Conduct for television

The annual meeting of the Australian Writers Guild has approved a new Code of Conduct for television writers. ...

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