News & Diary Dates

COVID19 update:

  • Meetings and Republic Reading are currently suspended 
  • Competitions remain open

*Upcoming FAW Tasmania meetings:

  • Saturday, February 8th, 2.00 pm – FAW Annual General Meeting

*FAW membership subscriptions are due for renewal on January 1st every year.

*Anthology of FAW Tasmania members’ writing – due for publication mid 2020.

*Republic readings, presented by FAW and supported by the Republic Bar & Café and TasWriters are held 3-5 pm on the first Monday of each month between February and December at the Republic Bar & Café, Elizabeth Street, North Hobart. Each month at this free event there are two invited readers and an open-mic section in which anyone can read for up to five minutes. 


FAW Tasmania meetings are held on the second Saturday of each month at 2.00 pm. There is no meeting held in January. New and second-hand books are available for sale after each meeting.

Friends’ Meeting House
395 Argyle Street, North Hobart