Award Winning Journalists Join the Byron Writers’ Festival


Award-winning jounralists Annabel Crabb, Leigh Sales and Stan Grant are travelling north…

Annabel Crabb, of Kitchen Cabinet fame, Leigh Sales, host of the ABC’s flagship news and current affairs program 7.30 and renowned Australian journalist Stan Grant will form part of an impressive cohort of Australian journalists featuring at this year’s Byron Writers Festival.

‘Australian journalism is the best in the world, and who better to represent the power of debate than three of our most esteemed reporters,’ said Festival Director Edwina Johnson.

Early bird tickets are flying out the door this year. With a limited allocation we encourage you to get your passes early to avoid disappointment. Visit

Plus, a fantastic opportunity at the Byron Writers’ Festival: Meet the Agent. Book a one-on-one session with publishing agent Alex Adsett and gain valuable feedback on your manuscript! Alex is a literary agent specialising in commercial fiction, as well as a freelance publishing consultant offering commercial contract advice to authors and publishers.

Applications are currently open and sessions are limited so book your place early. For further details visit