Creative Access Network ‘amongst the pages’ at the Newcastle Library…

Open Cage Octapod News Nov 14Join us ‘amongst the pages’ at the Newcastle Region Library for a personalised tour of this accessible venue and its inclusive resources!

We are pleased to announce that the Director of the Hunter Writers Centre will present a specialised one hour writing workshop for promising writers of short stories or blogs, poetry or prose.

Octapod will also offer creative business/project mentoring sessions to help guide your creative practice or project idea.

Do you want to know where to find all the resources you need to immerse yourself in the world of literature? Have you got a story to tell but don’t know where to start?

Join Octapod’s Creative Access Network in partnership with the Newcastle Region Library and the Hunter Writers Centre for an inclusive and accessible literature experience!

WHERE: Newcastle Region Library, Laman Street, Newcastle

WHEN: Wednesday 26 November 2014

TIME: 10am – 12:30pm

COST: No cost

ACCESS: On-street accessible parking places, ramp, lift, accessible toilet.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT: Buses on Hunter St, then a 10 minute walk.

Places are limited for this unique opportunity, so RSVP is essential. Please contact Justine with the names of those attending, any accessibility needs or if you would like to book a creative advice session, by Wednesday 19 November via or call 4021 1605 (please leave a message).

The Creative Access Network (CAN) is an initiative of Octapod; connecting arts and disability in the Hunter region.  For more information visit