Writers groups are a support system for writers. They advise, suggest edits, give feedback and offer encouragement to their writers. If you are looking for a writers group, here are some Queensland writers groups. If you would like details for any of these groups please click here
The Carindale Writers’ Group meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month at Holland Park Library.
The Inkstained Groupies, known as The Inkies, started life as an RWA Crit group and has been in operation since 2003.
The Writing Room – the Ashgrove writers group meets on alternate Thursdays 6.30pm to 7.30pm in the Ashgrove Library.
Write Links is a writing group specifically for picture book, junior fiction, YA writers and for illustrators of these books. The group meets on the first Saturday of each month, at the State Library at Southbank.
Centenary Writers (Kenmore) has room for a few extra members. They meet at the Kenmore Library, every second and fourth Wednesday of the month.
The Group of Six was formed in 2009 and currently has four long-standing members. They meet monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month during the evening from 7pm.
The Arana Writers’ Group meets at the Arana Hills Library on the first Wednesday of each month from10.00 am to 12 noon.
Strathpine Writers’ Group meets at Strathpine Library on the second Tuesday of each month. Meetings begin at 6.30 pm and end at 8 pm.
The Sandgate Writers’ Group’s meetings are held monthly on the third Tuesday evening from 6.45 – 9.30 pm at the Sandgate Community Centre, 153 Rainbow St, Sandgate and are open to writers over the age of sixteen and of all literary experience. Contact Ray Clarke.
The Caboolture Writers’ Link Group meets in the Library Meeting Room at the Caboolture Central Library in The Hub at 9:20 am for 9:30 am on the first Tuesday of every month.
The Pomona Writers’ Group meets each Tuesday morning at Pomona Community House in Watson Shed at the back of Community House next to the railway line.
Geebung Writers’ Group meets 2nd Wednesday of the month at the Geebung RSL. 9.30 to 11.30 am.
Strathpine Day Writing Group This writing group meets on the third Tuesday of the month in Strathpine.
Logan City Writers can be found online on their Facebook group. They send out a monthly newsletter too.
The North Lakes Writers’ Group meets on the third Thursday every month except December. Meeting location is Event Room, Level 1, North Lakes Library, The Corso, North Lakes.
Samford Writers’ Group meets on the first Thursday of each month from 10-12.
Redcliffe Poets meet at the Redcliffe Cultural Centre in the Winton Room the first Tuesday in the month in the evening at 7 o’clock.
The Bundaberg Writers’ Club Inc runs WriteFest, its annual writers’ festival. The group meets on the third Saturday of every month at 9am in the U3A building, 80A Woongarra Street, Bundaberg.
Nightwriters Writing Group meets every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at the Mt Ommaney library from 6.00pm to 8.00pm.
The Writers Rendezvous is a writer’s group in Dayboro which meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7.00 pm at Council Building, 28 Williams St, Dayboro.