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The Henry Lawson Memorial & Literary Society, Inc.

Formed in 1923 to commemorate the life of the Australian writer, Henry Lawson (1867-1922) and to promote Australian literature, the Society continues to foster poetry and prose with regular meetings and events.

Monthly meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month (except January) at 1.30 pm at St. Francis Church, 326 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne.  All welcome!
Please enter via the St Francis car park in Elizabeth St, and enter through the back door of Monastery Hall.

We invite you to become involved!