Content for the 37th Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts (August 15-18, 2019) is now posted on the Meet the Writers page.

Tickets will go on sale on WEDNESDAY, MAY 29, 2019 at 8 am by telephone and online.

What's New

Phone lines are down

Wednesday, June 19 – Our phone lines are down! Telus has been notified and we hope to have this issue resolved as soon as possible. You can reach us by email at or  We apologize for the inconvenience.  

A Good News Story

Who doesn’t love a good news story? Congratulations to the students at Gibsons Elementary School and the adults who supported their vision of a welcoming rainbow crosswalk at the entrance to their school. A special shout out to Robin Stevenson, the author who inspired action. We were proud to bring Robin to the Sunshine Coast … Continue reading “A Good News Story”

Thank you!

It’s been an exciting couple of days at the Festival office. Tickets went on sale at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, May 29. Despite the temporary technical glitches with both the telephone and online systems, our patrons persevered. Here’s where we stand on Friday afternoon, May 31: The events with Terry Fallis and Elizabeth Hay are … Continue reading “Thank you!”