2016 Wordburger

Age Ranges

Upper Primary
Lower Primary

David Astle will whip up a storm of riddles, puzzles, quizzes and lateral-thinking games, all designed to start young minds whirring. He may even share some cryptic crossword tips, revealing the tricks and traps for young players. A fun and challenging session that promises to get kids thinking, talking and laughing about language. 

OLF

Wed 7 Sep 2016

Duration 45 minutes

Free Online Event

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WP04

Thu 8 Sep 2016

Duration 45 minutes

Auditorium 1, State Library of Queensland (State Library of Queensland)

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WP22

Thu 8 Sep 2016

Duration 45 minutes

Maiwar Green (State Library of Queensland)

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SOLD OUT WP23

Fri 9 Sep 2016

Duration 45 minutes

Queensland Terrace, State Library of Queensland (State Library of Queensland)

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WP39

Fri 9 Sep 2016

Duration 45 minutes

Queensland Terrace, State Library of Queensland (State Library of Queensland)

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David Astle

David Astle

David Astle is a full-time word nerd. Many know him as the dictionary man on Letters and Numbers. Or just as DA, the devious crossword-setter in the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age. Between puzzles, he’s written half a dozen wordy-nerdy books, including Riddledom, Cluetopia and Puzzled.

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