History and Milestones

2004
First Meeting of Tropical Writers
2006
First Anthology published – Between the Leaves
2007
Second Anthology published – Mangoes on Fire
2008
Third Anthology published – Raining on the Sun
Inaugural Tropical Writers Festival – Shangri-La Hotel, Cairns
2009
Literary Lunch – Guest speaker Nigel Krauth
2010
Tropical Writers join with with the inaugural Yungaburra Book Fair
Writers on the Waterfront Luncheon – Guest speaker James Phelan
Second Tropical Writers Festival – Shangri-La Hotel, Guest – Premier Anna Bligh
Fourth Anthology published – Cracks in the Canopy
2011
First Writer’s Retreat – Guest speaker, Venero Armanno
Writers on the Waterfront Luncheon – Guest speaker David Hill
Fifth Anthology published – Category 5
2012
Tropical Writers becomes Incorporated – now known as TWI
Writers on the Waterfront Luncheon – Guest speaker Kathryn Fox
Sixth Anthology published – Lost in Mangroves
Third Cairns Tropical Writers Festival – Rydges Tradewinds
2014
Writing, Reading and Music with Seaman Dan at Rydges Tradewinds
Fourth Cairns Tropical Writer’s Festival – Rydges Tradewinds
Tropical Writers 10th Anniversary Luncheon at Marina Paradiso
2015
TWI Literary Lunch – Guest speaker Peter Fitzsimmons at Donninis in the Hilton
TWI Literary Lunch – Guest speaker Di Morrissey at Donninis in the Hilton
2016
Fifth Cairns Tropical Writers Festival – Rydges Tradewinds
2017
Writers on the Waterfront Luncheon – Guest Speakers Tammie Matson & Andy Ridley
Seventh Anthology published – Free Fall

 

 


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