Presents

Wordburger

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

Wednesday 7 September

Duration 45 minutes

Free Online Event

WP04

Thursday 8 September

Duration 45 minutes

Auditorium 1 (State Library of Queensland)

WP22

Thursday 8 September

Duration 45 minutes

Maiwar Green (State Library of Queensland)

WP23
Sold Out

Friday 9 September

Duration 45 minutes

Queensland Terrace (State Library of Queensland)

WP39

Friday 9 September

Duration 45 minutes

Queensland Terrace (State Library of Queensland)

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.