Ticketing & General Information

#Brisbane Writers Festival

Online

​​Festival Friends can now access the members pre-sale.

Tickets go on sale to the General Public March 8th at 10am.

Phone

07 3216 0694

Monday to Friday, 10am-4pm

In Person

The Brisbane Writers Festival Box Office opens 1 hour before the first event each day. The Box Office will be located on the ground floor of State Library of Queensland from 3 - 8 May.


#Prices

Festival Friends Membership

Support BWF and receive exclusive benefits for just $75

Standard Sessions

Full: $25
Concession: $22.50
Festival Friend: $20

Concession ticket buyers may be asked to provide valid ID on entry to events.

Special Events

Ticket prices are listed on each event.

Brisbane as a Storied City

Full: $35
Concession: $32.50
Festival Friend: $30

Booking fees may apply.

Word Play

Early bird: $8 (8th March - 1st April)
Regular: $10

School groups receive one complimentary teacher ticket per 15 student tickets. School bookings are to be paid by credit card.

Word Play Online

Individual session downloads: $18 per class
Individual session downloads: $10 per family

Word Play Online Passes also available. Please see below.

Please note: family tickets cannot be projected or watched on multiple devices at once. Online events are available from Tuesday 3 May, they can be watched anytime until the end of term 4. School bookings are to be paid by credit card.

Free Events

We have many free events available. Registration is required to secure a ticket and will be subject to capacity.

Online Events

Full: $12
Concession: $10
Festival Friend: $8


#BWF Passes

1 Day Pass

Valid for up to 6 sessions in 1 day.

Full: $80
Concession: $70
Festival Friend: $60

Choose day to purchase. See instructions below on how to redeem tickets for the events you would like to go to. Concession ticket buyers may be asked to provide valid ID on entry to events.

Festival Pass

Valid for up to 6 sessions per day across 6 days.

Full: $320
Concession: $285
Festival Friend: $255

See instructions below on how to redeem tickets for the events you would like to go to. Concession ticket buyers may be asked to provide valid ID on entry to events.

Online Festival Pass

Includes all online events as part of the 2022 program.

Full: $50
Concession: $45
Festival Friend: $40

Does not include Word Play Online. All online events will appear in your account on May 3rd 2022.

Word Play Online Pass

Family: $40 subscription
Schools under 100 students: $50 subscription
Schools 100–500 students: $80 subscription
Schools over 500 students: $110 subscription

Please note: family tickets cannot be projected or watched on multiple devices at once. All online events will appear in your account on May 3rd 2022. They can be watched anytime until the end of term 4. School bookings are to be paid by credit card.

#How it works

01

Receive serial number

Once your purchase is complete you will receive a Pass serial number which you use to redeem your sessions.

02

Book session

Sessions must be booked to guarantee a seat and is subject to availability.

03

Receive your ticket

The Pass is electronic, however you will receive a ticket for each session redeemed.

04

No booking fees

Redemptions are exempt from booking fees.

If you purchase extra tickets in the same transaction your booking will incur fees.


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