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Creative writing - beginners



Get all those creative writing ideas down on paper. Learn about different genres: poetry, short-story, fiction, memoir. Develop skills and routines to help you perfect the craft  of writing in a friendly and supportive environment. 

This activity is open to people 18 years and over.
Places may still be available in this course after the start date. Please contact us to enquire on 9433 3744.

What to bring

  • Pen & paper


This course is held at our Diamond Creek Centre - 119 Cowin Street, Diamond Creek.

About the Tutor

Karen Throssell has been motivating local writers to express themselves on paper in various ways for a number of years. She is an experienced teacher, a local published author and has won a variety of writing awards.

Concession fees

Concession fees are available to holders of Health Care Cards, Pension concession cards or Veterans Gold cards.  If you are eligible, please select the concession fee when enrolling and click "calculate discount'.  You may be asked to present your card for verification when attending the course or activity.

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  • Diamond Creek
  • 119 Cowin Street
  • Diamond Creek 3089

  • Eltham
  • 739 Main Road
  • Eltham 3095

  • Panton Hill
  • 18 Bishops Road
  • Panton Hill 3759

  • Nillumbik Shire Council trading as Living &
  • Learning Nillumbik, Registered Training
  • Organisation No. 3989, ABN 64 487 894 794

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