This is the Hellenic Writers’ Association of Australia. The Association promotes literature and the arts within the Greek-Australian community, through book launches, seminars and presentations, literature and Greek language classes, literary competitions, publications and promotions through its website.
The Hellenic Writers’ Association of Australiahas been operating in the Greek Community of Melbourne since February 1992 when it was founded.
H.W.A.A. is publishing its annual and bi-lingual magazine called “O Logos” in November each calendar year.
H.W.A.A. is the organisation that survived the test of time and has been very active in the Greek literary community of Melbourne. It is the organisation that organised the following firsts:
First Book Exhibition of Greek language books by Greek-Australian authors (1994)
First bilingual literary website in Australia (1997)
First Photographic Exhibition of writer members in Australia (2001)
First free Greek language workshops directed towards writers (1999)
We are proud to be part of the literary community of Melbourne, helping members develop their writing skills.