Regular Events

Words and Wine

Words and Wine is a twice monthly creative writing workshop where writers are welcome to come along and indulge in glass of wine, write some words, and enjoy the company of a network of writers. No matter where you are in your writing journey, Words and Wine is for you. Whether you feel like scribbling in a diary, plugging away at a novel or script, have an essay to get done, or just want to get some fresh ideas to start something new, words and wine is the perfect way to dig into the work and enjoy a relaxed environment while you do.

Cost: $20 (+GST) – includes wine
When: The first and third Thursday of each month, 7:30pm-9:30pm
Where: Story Studios Australia, 170 Elgin Street, Carlton

Screenwriters Club

Screenwriters Club is a chance for professional screenwriters and casual mover-goers alike to come together and watch a new release at Nova Cinema before going around the corner to Story Studios Australia to enjoy some refreshments and share our thoughts, with the movie choice usually announced two weeks before the event. It’s a lot of fun, very laid back, you get to meet some awesome people, and of course, talk movies!

And for December we’ll be watching Saltburn!

Cost: $25 (+GST) – movie ticket included
When: The first Monday of each month, 7:00pm-10pm (roughly)
Where: Meet at Nova Bar

Write in Wednesdays

Write In Wednesdays is a twice monthly opportunity to come and enjoy our space and get some writing done. This is all about providing accountability and time for your writing. We’ll supply the WiFi, ambience, some low key tunes, and a place to write, so all you have to worry about is getting the words down. Whatever your work may be, Write In Wednesdays in the perfect way to make the time to get it done and enjoy the relaxed environment of our studio while you do.

Cost: $15 (+GST) – includes unlimited tea, coffee, and biscuits
When: The second and fourth Wednesday of each month, 9am-3pm
Where: Story Studios Australia, 170 Elgin Street, Carlton

*Please note staff may also be doing work and answering phones during this time

Words and Wine Gift Cards are now available!

Not only do they make great gifts for any writer in your life but by purchasing a gift card you also get a 10% discount off the regular price of all 10 sessions, so are great for our Words and Wine regulars as well.

You can purchase them from the studio or to have one posted out to you or a friend just send an inquiry to