The Emerging Writers’ Festival work, learn and play largely on the land of the Kulin nation, and pay our respects to their Elders, past and present.

EWF celebrates the history and creativity of the world’s oldest living culture.

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Sue-Anne Hunter

Ms Sue-Anne Hunter is a Wurundjeri and Ngurai illum Wurrung woman, Deputy Chair and Commissioner for the Yoorrook Justice Commission. As deputy Chair at SNAICC 2013 – 2016, she spoke on the RC into Institutional Sexual Abuse of Children in Care and National Sector Development Manager and sat on the working group for the National Framework for Protecting Australia’s Children. Appointed Co-Chair of the ‘Family Matters’ campaign to end the over-representation of Aboriginal children in out-of-home care. Ms Hunter and has over 18 years’ experience working in the Aboriginal children and family welfare field and cultural clinical healing services.

Wednesday 15 June
7-9pm AEST

Opening Night: Tomorrow, Today

Usher in eleven days of creativity, learning, and sharing with an extraordinary evening of storytelling.