2021 Perth Poetry Festival

Join us for the 17th annual Perth Poetry Festival commencing Friday 10th September and finishing on Sunday 19th September.

COVID; the committee has decided that the festival will proceed as planned with a physical audience and guests in person. However, if this is not possible we will provide alternatives including video conferencing and other online opportunities.


Annamaria Weldon

Guest poets include;

RikTheMost (Rikki Livermore, NZ)
David McCooey (Vic)
Jill Jones (SA)

with local poets;

Cassie Lynch
Emily Sun
Alexander Te Pohe
Miriam Wei Wei Lo

For biographies click here

Program details TBA

Workshop details TBA


16th September

Main Festival

16 – 19th September

Pre Festival Events

10 – 15th September

Main Venue

Queens Building. Level 1, 97 William St, Perth