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Having the Crime of Our Lives: Sisters 30th Birthday Party!

April 23, 2022 @ 6:00 pm

$40 6 for 6.30pm start

Book here. Limited to 125 people. Ticket includes a glass of bubbles and a grazing table of snacks. Cash bar.

Bring out the pearls* for a fabulous night of felonious talk and food to celebrate 30 years of Sisters in Crime Australia and the work we do (and the fun we have) supporting Australian women crime writers and readers. There may even be singing along with Jane Clifton, crime author, and show-biz all-rounder.

Hosted by Sue Turnbull, Sisters in Crime’s Ambassador at Large, academic, crime fiction reviewer, and TV crime watcher.

Hear from:

🔪         Carmel Shute, co-founder of Sisters in Crime Australia

🔪         Angela Savage, award-winning author, former Director of Writers’ Victoria, and now CEO Public Libraries Victoria

🔪         Emma Viskic, winner of numerous prizes, including a Ned Kelly Award and an unprecedented five Davitt Awards. for her Caleb Zelic series

🔪       Vikki Petraitis, true crime author and enthusiastic member of Sisters in Crime for many years

🔪       Sulari Gentill, award-winning author and truffle farmer

🔪       and, on screen, from esteemed Australian and overseas authors, and supporters.

Crime books on sale thanks to the Sun Bookshop, Sisters in Crime’s long-time supporter.

Complimentary glass of bubbles upon arrival. Other drinks at bar prices.

Grazing tables of scrumptious food later. Historic photos on screen.

Big crime book packs up for grabs in the traditional Sisters in Crime raffle.

Numbers are limited so book here as soon as possible. Bookings close Friday 22 April, 5pm.

Prize for the best Pearly Queen or King.

*The pearl is the traditional 30th-anniversary gift. It symbolizes purity, honesty, and wisdom, not all of which necessarily apply to Sisters in Crime members. 

Additional information: Carmel Shute; 0412 569 356; admin@sistersincrime.org.au

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