The Oasis: Screenplay Reading

August 18, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

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Talented local actors join screenwriter Josephine Winter for a rehearsed read-through of The Oasis, a time-hopping science fiction drama set on the Nullarbor plain. For lovers of science fiction and fantasy television series such as Firefly and Doctor Who.

Josephine Winter

Josephine Winter is a writer, teacher and geek from provincial Victoria, Australia.

After winning ABC Radio’s national youth writing competition Heywire at 17, Josie worked as a director and writer for theatre groups in her area while she attained her Diploma of Arts (Professional Writing and Editing) and later a Bachelor of Education with majors in Literacy, History/Anthropology and Performing Arts.

Josie currently works as a Literacy Expert and freelance writer. She is the Australian correspondent for international news site The Wild Hunt. In 2017 her scifi/drama series Oasis was longlisted in the Australian Writers’ Guild’s Primetime competition.


Price: $5

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are only releasing 50% of tickets now.

If those restrictions are lifted, we will release the remaining tickets 2 weeks before the festival.

So please don’t wait! If you want to attend, please book early. Thank you!



Daylesford Library
Cnr Bridport & Albert Streets Daylesford,
VIC 3460


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