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Montville Country Cabins

396 Western Avenue

Montville, QLD 4560

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Thursday 14 - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Join us for the third annual Sunshine Writers Retreat!

For the full program and inclusions, visit: http://www.greenleafpress.net/2019-sunshine-writers-retreat.html.

You'll enjoy 3.5 days in the gorgeous Sunshine Coast Hinterland where you'll learn from some of Australia's foremost authors, illustrators, publishers, agents and guest speakers. Spend time networking, sharing, learning, soaking up the atmosphere, being inspired and motivated to create. You'll love this retreat so much, you'll never want to go home!

The unique retreat program provides a perfect balance for learning and creating and has been specially developed to provide a ‘holistic’ approach to assist you in developing the various components of your manuscript over the 3.5 days.

The retreat includes 3 Full Days of Masterclasses – 6 sessions in total. Learn from some of Australia’s most successful authors, illustrators and industry professionals.

Half Day of Writing Retreat/Free Time on the afternoon/evening prior to the Retreat commencing plus a relaxing and rejuvenating Beginner Yoga Session.

All meals are included in the Residential Packages for the full three days of the retreat. Delicious breakfast hampers are supplied to your cabin, home-cooked morning and afternoon teas, continuous tea and coffee, home-cooked hot lunches, and home-cooked dinners (barbecue one night, buffet one night), desserts after dinner are also included.

Also included: Story Circles Critiquing Groups, Book Launch Events, Trivia Quiz, Second-Hand Book Swap.

Price for 3.5 Day Residential Packages TWIN SHARE: $1390 inc GST per person + Eventbrite booking fee.

Price for 3.5 Day Residential SINGLE SUPPLEMENT (entire cabin to yourself): $1890 inc GST per person + Eventbrite booking fee..

Agent and Publisher Assessment Meetings are available at $88 per 15 minute session.

Guest Speakers, Industry Professionals & Masterclass Presenters for 2019:

  • Aleesah Darlison - Children's & Young Adult Author, Owner of Greenleaf Press
  • Susanne Gervay (OAM) - Children's & Young Adult Author, SCBWI Regional Advisor
  • Richard Yaxley (OAM) - Adult & Young Adult Author
  • Cass Moriarty - Adult & Young Adult Author
  • Jo Sandhu - Children's (Middle Grade Fiction) Author
  • Shannon Horsfall - Author & Illustrator
  • Rachel Sweasey - Commissioning Editor at Wombat Books & Rhiza Press
  • Kathy Creamer - Principal Partner, Little Pink Dog Books
  • Peter Creamer - Partner, Little Pink Dog Books
  • Justine Barker - Owner and Agent at Mayfair Literary Agency

For those not booked in as Residents, you can purchase tickets separately to the Friday Night Dinner with special guest speakers (two publishers and one agent). Cost is $145 inc GST + Eventbrite booking fee.

For the full program and inclusions, visit: http://www.greenleafpress.net/2019-sunshine-writers-retreat.html.

Prefer to spread your payment out? Follow this link for our Payment Plan option: http://www.greenleafpress.net/2019-sunshine-writers-retreat.html.

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