News & Diary Dates

COVID19 update: Attendance at meetings is restricted to twenty people 

*Upcoming FAW Tasmania meetings:

  • Saturday, September 12: Members readings
  • Saturday, October 10: Results of FAW Poetry Prize, followed by guest speaker, Jan Hardy. Jan and her husband Bert Elson produced family-tested Hillside Publishing series of guidebooks for Tasmanian family walks.

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

*FAW Tasmania’s latest anthology When the World is New : poetry, stories, essays by Tasmanian writers  / selected by Jane Williams and Ralph Wessman, FAW Tasmania, 2020 is available from FAW at the members’ price of $12 including postage (phone Robyn Mathison on 62344418 to order), or from Hobart Bookshop, Black Swan Bookshop in New Norfolk, or Fullers Bookshop in Hobart at the retail price of $15.
Thanks to Jane and Ralph for this delightful publication!

*Republic Readings are currently on hold.


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