One of the best literary festivals in the world, the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival Perth (UWRF), returns to The Rechabite from 21-23 October 2022. Tickets are now on sale for this unique showcase of celebrated Indonesian, Singaporean, Ukrainian and Australian writers and artists.
The jam-packed three-day festival offers WA audiences a cultural fusion experience like no other with engaging literary events, unique culinary experiences, film screenings and great conversations!
Now in its second year, UWRF Perth is the result of an exclusive partnership between Writing WA and the world-renowned Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, which has run for almost 20 years.
Writing WA CEO Sharon Flindell said the 2022 Perth program was rich in flavour and diversity. "We know there's a real appetite now for events that are truly immersive experiences that bring us together and teach us more about each other," she said.
"The UWRF Perth program will feature panel sessions that dive into subjects as diverse as international surf culture, human rights, writing about trauma and the human experience of war.
Some of the festival highlights include: