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Goldfields Book Fest
More than fifty book shops and stalls will transform Clunes, Australia's only International Booktown, into a book lovers paradise over the weekend of Saturday & Sunday the 6th and 7th of May for the annual Clunes Booktown Festival.
There's a pile of books to be found at the annual Clunes Booktown Festival.
This event, which attracts a crowd of about 18,000 each year, brings together more than 70 book traders dealing in new, second-hand, collectable and out of print publications.
The unique event hosts author talks, workshops, live entertainment, a kids village and some great country food.
Readers of all ages are sure to find something to their liking in Clunes.
Entry to the Clunes Booktown Festival costs Adults $10, Secondary School students (12 to 18 years) $5, with children under 12 and local residents FREE.