Sydney Writers' Festival swoons on success

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Fiona Mackrell

SYDNEY WRITERS' FESTIVAL: Despite rainy weather the Sydney Writers' Festival finished up last Sunday smashing the previous box office taking record. Although attendance numbers are still to be released they are expected to be similar to previous years at around 80,000.

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Fiona Mackrell is a Melbourne based freelancer. You can follow her at @McFifi or check out