About WA Poets Inc

Support, Develop and Promote Poets and Poetry in Western Australia and globally.

Support the 2021 Perth Poetry Festival with a Tax Deductible Donation

With guest poets from NZ (via Zoom), SA and Vic supported by exciting local poets the 2021 Perth Poetry Festival promises to have something for everyone. By making a tax deductible donation you help make attendance at festival events affordable.

To donate click here

For the latest on the festival, check out the WAPI Festival page on Facebook

Details about guest poets biographies, workshops and festival program click here

The Perth Poetry Festival acknowledges the support of the  Australian Federal Government, through Creative Partnerships Australia, and receives funds through the Australia Cultural Fund.

Whistling Duck Wines

WA Poets Inc is pleased to offer an exciting and affordable range of wines from Calabria Family Wines, ‘Whistling Duck’ . Developed by the wine legend Len Evans and exported around the world, Whistling Duck Wines punch above their weight for quality and value. For more details click here

Becoming Known

Of our emerging poets who entered this program, we are excited to showcase six of them here in this anthology. Josephine Clarke, Fable Goldsmith. Ruari Jack Hughes, Taonga Sendama, Sunny Wignall and Colin Young are each incredibly gifted poets in their own right.

To purchase copies of the anthology click here

Membership

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WA Poets Inc is managed entirely by volunteers and is dedicated to promoting and developing poets and poetry. We are located in Perth, Western Australia, but welcome networking opportunities with national and international poets.

WA Poets Inc relies on membership fees to help cover some of the costs associated with presenting poetry events and programs.

Membership is from 1st July to 30th June.

To become a member or to renew your membership click here.

Poetry Editing

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Are you interested in joining a positive support group to edit and offer constructive criticism of your poetry?

WA Poets is running a Poetry Editing group, 10am-1pm on the second and last Wednesday of each month, from our office (Room 33, Level 2, Bon Marche Arcade. 80 Barrack St. Perth). Cost is $5 per session for WAPI members ($10 for non members). If interested, please click here and leave a message.