Yorke Peninsula Writers Group

History

The Yorke Peninsula Writers Group officially started in South Australia during 1990.

The first book was Top to Toe, Vern Star of Pioneer printing, gave generous support, providing the group credit for a run of 1000 books.

Having sold enough copies the group were able to pay the bill within 6 months.

The foreword of the first & second book was written by Max Fatchen. With the first official launch held at the Warooka hall.

For the first few years, though not a religious group, meetings were held at the Lutheran church at Minlaton, then moved to the Old Baptist church. We now meet  at the Senior Citizens Rooms in Minlaton, every third Thursday of the month.