Creative Writing Weekend Classes adults Courses

Writing a Novel

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This course is for all budding writers who feel they have a novel in them but aren't sure where to start. Each session will focus on essential writing techniques like plot, character, setting, dialogue, description and structure. Address common concerns such as procrastination, inspiration, motivation, writer's block and self-doubt. Participants will get the chance to complete writing exercises and share their work in a safe and constructive environment.

What to bring:-

  • Pen
  • Notebook/paper
  • Laptop if you use one


Please note, COVID restrictions may apply at the time of this course. By enrolling, you agree to abide by the restrictions at all times while onsite. Please visit the COVID Safe page on our website to read the most up to date information, or visit

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Building Access:

FAC is a heritage listed building with access limitations. If you have any special access requirements please contact reception on 9432 9555 before enrolling in a course.

Students with Special Requirements:

If you or the person you are wishing to enrol has special requirements, please contact reception on 9432 9555 to discuss suitability and how we can help.


Tutor Brooke Dunnell

Brooke Dunnell is a writer, editor and workshop facilitator whose short stories have been published in a range of anthologies and commended in various competitions. She loves discussing writing skills and techniques and helping students improve their craft.

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