Whodunit! Crime Fiction – Literary Festival February 2025

Whodunit! Crime Fiction – Literary Festival February 2025

If you love a good crime story and have a penchant for international intrigue, mark your calendars! The 18th Literary Festival is just around the corner, and it promises to be an exhilarating journey into the world of crime fiction.

Event Details

  • Dates: 12th to 14th February 2025
  • Location: The elegant heritage-listed Carrington Hotel in the Blue Mountains
  • Theme: Whodunit! Crime Across the World

What to Expect

  • Suspense and Dark Twists: Prepare for suspenseful tales that will keep you on the edge of your seat.
  • Complex International Dynamics: Explore crime stories from across the globe, spanning Italy to Iceland, Korea, Japan, Britain, Turkey, and, of course, Australia.
  • Humour and Intrigue: Our speakers will tease you with intriguing crime narratives, sprinkled with a touch of humour.
  • International Crime Passport: Pick up your passport at the Registration Desk on Wednesday, 12th February, and embark on a literary adventure.


  • Fabulous Presentations: Superb presenters will delve into the art of writing crime fiction.
  • Pre-Dinner Party: Join us for a delightful pre-dinner gathering on Thursday evening.
  • Meals and Wine: Indulge in gourmet meals paired with fine wine.
  • Morning and Afternoon Teas: Fuel your curiosity with stimulating discussions over tea.
  • Movie Night: Dive into crime-themed cinema during our movie night.

Booking Information

Don’t miss this thrilling literary adventure! Reserve your spot and immerse yourself in the captivating world of crime fiction.