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Season's Greetings from the Australian Writers' Guild

The board and staff of the Australian Writers' Guild wish you a safe and merry holiday season and a joyous new year! Thank you for your support throughout 2023.

Screenwriter Peter Mattessi elected President of the Australian Writers' Guild

We are delighted to announce that screenwriter and executive producer Peter Mattessi has been elected AWG President by the Australian Writers’ Guild’s National Executive Council and has assumed his new office.

Applications open for The Creators program

Screen Australia and the Australian Writers' Guild (AWG) have announced applications are open for The Creators program. Now in its second year, The Creators is a career acceleration program for high-calibre, mid-career screenwriters to build toward the creation of their own shows.

Vale Alison Nisselle OAM, a tribute by Glen Dolman

Glen Dolman remembers screenwriter and producer Alison Nisselle.

Vale James Davern, OAM

A tribute by Judith Colquhoun.