Effective Writing Using Plain English

Date : 
10 September 2019 
Venue: Community Hub (terrace function room)
Council Event
Cost: Free

Event Details

Effective Writing Using Plain English is a workshop designed to help Community Groups get their message across in a clear and effective way.


Key insights include

  • How to write great headlines and introductions to improve readability.
  • Telling meaningful stories in fewer words and cutting through with inspirational communication.
  • Focus, clarify and craft the core message.
  • Using plain English to be clear and persuasive.
  • Correctly using punctuation and grammar.

The Expert

Dan Kaufman is an editor with over 20 years of experience. He has edited almost every feature section at The Sydney Morning Herald; worked as an online content specialist, copywriter and workshop presenter; lectured at UTS and University of Sydney; and edited lifestyle, custom and technology magazines.


Event Information

  • Free for Community Groups of North Sydney, Lane Cove and Mosman. Committee Members, Managers and Coordinators, Staff and Volunteers welcome.
  • This is an interactive session and questions are encouraged.
  • Handouts will be provided for each participant.

Bookings Essential (please book by Friday 6 September 2019)



Meet the Experts - Effective Writing workshop flyer (183KB)

Refreshments will be served on arrival, 6pm for 6.15pm start.


Further information

     Eric Poulos on 9936 8193 or eric.poulos@northsydey.nsw.gov.au

     Carol Sinclair on 9911 3592 or csinclair@lanecov.nsw.gov.au

     Dianne Page on 9978 4125 or d.page@mosman.nsw.gov.au


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10 Sep 2019 at 06:00 PM - 08:45 PM


Community Hub (terrace function room)
1 Pottery Lane
Lane Cove
New South Wales 2066


For more information please contact Eric Poulos.

: 9936 8100

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