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Paper Bird Kombi

Celebrate books with a program of fun kids’ activities.


Family Fun

Paper Bird’s Kombi van takes up residency on the lawn outside The University Club of Western Australia and becomes the place for kids to hang out. Join in a fun-filled program of activities celebrating children’s literature and art.

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The detail



This event is free of charge



Sat 24 Feb and Sun 25 Feb

9.30am – 5.30pm


Venue Map

A copy of the venue map can be downloaded here.

The Courtyard, UWA


24 Feb - 25 Feb 2018

Times each day: 

9.30am – 5.30pm



  • Wheelchair access


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How to


Boffins pop-up Bookshop

OPEN SAT & SUN, 8AM – 7PM Visit Boffins’ pop-up bookshop in The University Club to buy that must-have copy of the book you’ve been hearing about. Browse a range of titles from our guest authors amongst an eclectic selection of technical, practical, special interest, fiction and children’s books.

Will there be any book signings?

Authors will be signing in the marquee on Riley Oval, next to The University Club. Catch up with your favourite and get your books signed. More details available throughout the weekend.

Where is a place I can relax & enjoy?

Open all weekend, The University Club Café offers a range of drinks, hot foods, takeaway sandwiches, salads and light snacks. Relax in the Writers Courtyard Hub. Enjoy a cool drink, coffee, ice cream or a bite to eat from one of the food outlets.

How do I book a Writers Week event?

You can book ONLINE at perthfestival.com.au Via PHONE at 08 6488 5555, IN PERSON at our onsite Writers Week Box Office on event day. FREE Out and About Sessions require registrations online at perthfestival.com.au