Welcome to the Australian Short Story Festival!

The Australian Short Story Festival is an annual celebration of short stories in written and spoken forms. The 2018 Festival was held at the Centre for Stories in Perth over the weekend of Friday 19 – Sunday 21 October 2018.

In its third year, the Festival brings together local, national and international short story authors and oral storytellers in a culturally diverse and vibrant celebration of storytelling in the shorter form.


View the 2018 program here.