Welcome to the Wheeler Centre. Browse past conversations, readwatch or listen to something, or check out what's coming up. For our latest news, subscribe to our weekly newsletter.

Coming Up

Soon at the Wheeler Centre

Portrait of Monica Forson

For me personally, I feel there is really no voice for mixed-race kids, no voice for people like me.

Portrait of Claire Tomalin

I know it sounds pathetic, but I don't know who I am. One of the things I have done since I started writing biography is live through them. Those lives are still with me.

Biographer Claire Tomalin explains why she might not write her own memoir

Portrait of Nicole Hayes

Until several reviewers mentioned it, I didn’t realise that The Whole of My World was the first novel about AFL that featured a female character, or a female fan. Not a groupie, but a girl who loved footy.

The Wheeler Centre is Melbourne’s home for smart, passionate and entertaining public talks on every topic. Across 200+ events each year, you’ll find some of our finest local and international speakers sharing their expertise, their imaginations and their ideas.

Find out more about us ›