WHAT: Newcastle Writers Festival program launch at The Edwards.
Claire Williams, Ahn Wells, Newcastle Writers Festival director Rosemarie Milsom and Jessi England.
Daniel Burton, of Merewether, Jess Graham, of Newcastle and Steff Maddison, of Newcastle, at The Edwards.
Ross Edmonds, of Waratah, Sue Pearce, of Mayfield and Don Cohen, of Birmingham Gardens, at the festival launch.
Isaac Steel, of Mayfield, Nigel Milsom, of Wickham, and Jen Lanz, of Carrington.
Michael Cassel, of Revitalising Newcastle, and Christopher Saunders, of Renew Newcastle.
David Musgrave, of Waratah, and Ed Wright, of New Lambton.
Ewa Ramsey, of Mayfield East, and Steph Holm, of North Lambton.
Joanna Atherfold Finn and Michael Sala.
Jenny Blackford, of Wallsend.
Kathryn Fry, of Belmont.