WAPoets is pleased to present the 19th annual Perth Poetry Festival with a host of free and low-cost events to inspire and encourage you to develop your poetry.

These events take place on Whadjuk Noongar land. WAPoets acknowledges the traditional custodians of this land and extend our respects to Elders past, present and future.

For details of the Festival Workshops click here

For Biographies of the featured guest poets click here

To download a pdf of the draft program, click on the link below:

The 2023 Perth Poetry Festival receives funds from Creative Partnerships Australia through the Australia Cultural Fund and is supported by;