Henry Lawson - portraitWelcome to the official website of the Henry Lawson Memorial & Literary Society Inc.  Formed in 1923 to remember the life of the Australian writer Henry Lawson (1867-1922) and promote Australian Literature, the Society continues to foster poetry and prose with regular meetings and events.

We invite you to become involved!



The Lawsonian

The Mar-April 2014 issue of our newsletter The Lawsonian has been released to members. 

Did you know?

Henry Lawson was featured on the first Australian $10 note issued in 1966 when decimal currency was first introduced into Australia. Lawson was pictured against scenes from the town of Gulgong (NSW).