Byron Bay Writers Festival - Bangalow

9 to 11 August 2024 | Kids Big Day Out on Sunday 11 August from 9.00am to 4pm

Business Details

  • Kids Big Day Out on Sunday 11 August 2024
  • Kids will have the opportunity to meet their literary heroes
  • Interactive performances for the whole family
  • Click through to General Information for more details

General Information

For three days in early August (9 – 11 August 2024) Byron Bay Writers Festival, Australia’s largest regional literary event, will deliver a stimulating program featuring celebrated international and Australian authors, thinkers and innovators. ‘

This post will cover ‘Kids Big Day Out’ that takes place on Sunday 11 August and what activities and authors are available for kids who come to the festival.  For more information and tickets for the Byron Bay Writers Festival, visit their website  or their Facebook Page.

Kids Big Day Out
(text and photos used with permission or provided directly from Byron Bay Writers Festival)

Kids Big Day Out on Festival Sunday offers a jam-packed, fun-filled program for the whole family with a huge array of activities for kids of all ages including the chance to meet their literary heroes.

Headphones are available to enable adults to listen to other sessions happening at the festival on Sunday if they wish.

Tix will become available online at:



After a successful transition in 2023, Byron Writers Festival 2024 will take place at the Bangalow Showgrounds.

Bangalow Showgrounds is a heritage site in the heart of Bangalow, a charming village in the Byron hinterland and home to a vibrant and creative community. The festival will also be making use of several indoor venues within the precinct, including the Moller Pavilion and the A&I Hall.