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Lowther Hall Nora Collisson Centre (Library): Past Event: Lowther Writes with Cath Crowley 2016

Lowther Writes

To celebrate the theme of Australia: Story Country for Book Week, the Senior LRC has invited renowned Australian author of young adult novels, Cath Crowley, as our Writer-in-Residence during the week of 15th to 19th August. Students across Senior School will have the opportunity to participate in talks and workshops that Cath will conduct to inspire them as writers and readers.

Special Events Include:

Lowther’s Longest Literary Lunch - Tuesday 16 August, lunchtime, venue: Senior LRC

Everyone is invited, however seats are limited and it is a ticketed event so get in early! Lunch will be supplied. Students can book solo or with friends by emailing

Young Writers Masterclass - Wednesday 17 & Thursday 18 August, lunchtime, venue: Senior LRC.

A series of special masterclasses in creative writing, hosted by Cath Crowley. Sign up by emailing

Flash Fiction - All students are invited to contribute!

Tell a story in 50 words to be part of the story wall in the LRC. Inspire Cath with our Lowther stories, be it a reflection of an experience you have had, an observation you have made, a mystery you have uncovered, a friendship, or even the monkey house! Just write it in a flash and limit to 50 words. Send stories to

Cath Crowley's books

Books Cath Recommends


Introducing Writer in Residence: Cath Crowley