Foundation for Australian Literary Studies

Foundation for Australian Literary Studies

Foundation for Australian Literary Studies

The Foundation for Australian Literary Studies aims to foster the study and appreciation of Australian literature. The foundation is funded through the generosity of the late Professor Colin Roderick CBE.

The Foundation is a registered not-for-profit and is entirely dependent on subscriptions and donations from members and supporters. Contributions are actively sought from lovers of Australian Literature throughout Australia.

The Foundation is governed by a board of directors and is based at James Cook University, Townsville.


Upcoming Events

Annual Colin Roderick Literary Award Dinner

Tuesday 30th October
6.30pm to 9.00pm
A Touch of Salt, Ogden Street, Townsville City

Cost: $80 per person.  Includes a three-course meal and a glass of wine on arrival.

Book Tickets

In Conversation with Anne Summers

Wednesday 7th November 2018
6.00pm for 6.30pm start 
JCU Townsville Campus, building 45 (Medical Lecture Theatre)

Cost: $5 per person donation.  Pay online or at the door on the night.

Book Tickets