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Writing Groups – for HWC members only

If you would like to attend one of our writing groups, or host a group in your area, please email Keighley,
HWC Membership Co-ordinator, at

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HWC Online Writing Group
3rd Wednesday monthly
Host: Julia Brougham
Memoir Writing Group (East Maitland)

2nd Thursday of the month

Host: Bronywn MacRitchie
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West Lake Writers Group
Kilaben Bay
2nd Saturday of the month
Host: Graham Davidson

Currently On Hold
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Spec Fix

4th Saturday of the month – East Maitland
10am — 1pm

Spec Fic: sci-fi, fantasy, dystopian fiction, horror, paranormal and all the forms that present ‘alternative’ worlds to reality.

Host: Erin Munzenberger

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East Maitland Poetry Group
2nd Saturday of the month
Host: Diana Pearce
Newcastle Poetry Group
Newcastle Poetry Group

 4th Saturday of the month

Host: Ellen Shelley

Currently Full 
Katrina Mckelvey,Children's author
Writing for Children
Host: Katrina McKelvey
Currently Full
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Wickham Writers
2nd Saturday of the month
10:30am to 12:30pm
Currently Full