Support Australia's boldest literary festival with a tax-deductible donation.

As a not-for-profit organisation, Melbourne Writers Festival relies on the generosity of our patrons to help us deliver an ambitious, inclusive and incisive program of literary events, year on year.

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Donations of all sizes have a powerful impact across three key areas:

Excellence — bringing together the most exciting authors from around the world to participate in challenging, provocative and timely conversations

Education — providing 4,000 Victorian primary and secondary students each year with their own tailored festival experience through MWF Schools, nurturing the next generation of readers and storytellers

Equity — ensuring people from all communities can participate in Melbourne Writers Festival, both as speakers and as audience members, through inclusive programming and access initiatives

How you can support MWF

Donate today using your credit card (fees may apply), direct deposit or cheque. Gifts of $500 and above are acknowledged publicly on our website and in print.

Direct deposit
Account name: Melbourne Writers Festival Inc
Bank: Westpac, Wales Corner
BSB: 033 305
Account number: 329385

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If you’re in a position to commit to a regular monthly or annual gift, your continued support will help us plan ahead for many more years of vibrant literary programming. Select ‘Regular Donation’ in the window below to create an automatic payment plan.

Please post to:
Melbourne Writers Festival
Level 1, 176 Little Lonsdale Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

Melbourne Writers Festival thanks you for your support. 

To discuss your donation, please contact Chloe Gordon on (03) 9094 7861 or email chloe@mwf.com.au

Melbourne Writers Festival is a not-for-profit organisation with registered charitable and Deductible Gift Recipient status. All donations of $2 or more are tax-deductible.