The residency will be located in Mildura, Victoria. Sitting on the edge of the Australian desert along the Murray River, Mildura is less than two hours drive from Mungo National Park within the World Heritage listed Willandra Lakes Region.
The Mallee, extending beyond the South Australian and New South Wales borders is a region which has provided artistic inspiration to numerous writers, visual artists, filmmakers and musicians.
In July of 2015, the Mildura Writers Festival will be celebrating its 20th anniversary. Beginning in 1995 in Stefano de Pieri’s cellar restaurant, the Mildura Writers Festival has evolved into one of the finest literary festivals in the country, bringing together acclaimed Australian and International writers.
The Mildura Writers Festival Residency will take place between 1-31 July 2015.
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