DAYLESFORD | Words in Winter Festival

August 2021

Words in Winter 2020

We have made the inevitable decision to cancel WIW 2020. In light of current public health advice regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), it is inadvisable to proceed with the 2020 Festival. We had so many wonderful events being cooked up that we can only hope to proceed at another time, when it’s safe to gather.

I want to thank all towns involved in WIW- Trentham, Maryborough, Newstead and Creswick for all the wonderful events they curate. Please practice social distancing. Let’s be safe on this crisis. Thanks for all your support.

Words In Winter

Cover image by Josh Bowes @drystonejackson

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“We live by stories. It’s the principle by which we organize our experience and thus derive our sense of who we are. ”

Tobias Wolf

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Words in Winter is an annual literary and arts festival held in August each year in the Hepburn Shire and surrounding districts.