Words in Winter is an annual literary and arts festival held in August each year in the Hepburn Shire and surrounding districts. Words in Winter is a celebration of words, stories and ideas in all their forms shared by locals and visiting presenters through readings, poetry, theatre, music, talks, workshops, visiting authors, and exhibitions.
In 2013 nine towns participated including Daylesford, Trentham, Clunes, Newstead, Creswick, Castlemaine, Maryborough, Carisbrook and Dunolly. Each town creates their own unique program.
Words in Winter was founded in 2002 by David Hall and is now in its twelfth year.
Where: Various venues in Hepburn Shire and surrounding districts.
When: 1-31 August.