Perth Poetry Festival

2020 Perth Poetry Festival

18-27th September
Queens Building, 97 William St. Perth

Now in its 16th year. The Festival features invited international, national and local poets plus ample opportunities for public participation in a diverse program of free and low cost events. Professional development is also supported with seminars, competitions and networking opportunities.


Guest poets biographies click here

Festival workshops TBA soon

Festival program click here

the WA Poets Inc Australia Cultural Fund campaign, offering  tax deductible donations that will be used to help pay poets fees and keep entry costs affordable, will launch early June 2020.


The 2020 Perth poetry festival is supported by:

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