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At Sydney Writers’ Festival we are passionate about bringing together writers and readers from all around the world in an enriching celebration of the written word. 

You can help share this joy and passion and help us continue to deliver our beloved Festival, along with the important education programs and special events that bring our community together. 

If you have the means, please consider making a tax-deductible donation today.

Fully Tax-Deductible Donations to Sydney Writers’ Festival

Donations of $2 and above are fully tax deductible with a receipt.

A gift of any size makes a huge difference to us. We are so grateful to those supporters who top up their ticket purchase and give what they can to help us bring the greatest writers and thinkers to the Festival, providing cultural nourishment and educational opportunities.

When you write a book, you feel like you've sent a message in a bottle, and when you come [to Sydney Writers’ Festival] you realise it's washed up on so many people's shores."
Tayari Jones, 2018 Sydney Writers’ Festival Participant