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Meet the young writers of Toolkits 2017

We’re stoked to be kicking off Toolkits 2017 with 16 talented young writers from across Australia. In just the second year of the Toolkits program, we received 98 applications, making the selection process a difficult one. We’re excited to introduce the 8 young writers selected for Toolkits: Fiction and 8 poets and poets-to-be taking part […]

Work With Us!

Are you enthusiastic about inspiring a love of writing and providing opportunities for young people to the develop skills to express themselves? Do you know your way around spreadsheets, databases and accounting systems? Or are you a passionate producer with experience in developing education programs? Then check out these two exciting roles, currently available at Express Media! ADMINISTRATOR […]

Pens and Pathways

Ready to read? Ready to write? Here’s a handy guide for where you can start.

Announcing Tracks: Geelong!

Express Media is delighted to present Tracks, a travelling, pop-up program for young writers that brings the best of Express Media’s workshops, masterclasses, networking opportunities and special events to communities across Australia. In 2017 we’re bringing the Tracks program to Geelong, partnering with Writers Victoria and Courthouse Youth Arts to bring the best of Express Media […]

Announcing the artists of Tracks: Adelaide!

Express Media is delighted to present Tracks a travelling pop-up program for young writers that brings the best of Express Media’s workshops, masterclasses, networking opportunities and special events to communities across Australia. In 2016 we’re bringing the Tracks program to Adelaide, partnering with SA Writers Centre to take the best of Express Media right to […]

Submissions open for longform fiction!

The Voiceworks crew have heard that some of you are writing longer stories—investigating characters, narratives and environments further than our 3,000-word limit allows—but are not quite sure what to do with them. Sure, there are prizes, but outside of this there are very few avenues for publication, especially for young writers. We want to see what’s […]

Announcing the 2017 Kat Muscat Fellow

Express Media is thrilled to announce Melbourne writer Fury as the recipient of the 2017 Kat Muscat Fellowship. With the support of the Fellowship, Fury will complete research and draft a play investigating the relationship between lesbians and gay men during the early AIDS crisis. “It is with bittersweet joy that I accept the Kat […]

Announcing Express Media’s 2017 Program

  Express Media is here for young writers. Whether you’re working on your very first piece or you’re ready to launch your career, we’re here to support you, provide access to opportunities, and to connect you to a community of young writers across the country. We’re excited to launch our 2017 Program, which sees us […]