Regular Events State
There are a host of regular events across the country. If you are travelling, call in and make yourself known. You will be among friends.
Australian Bush Poetry Events Calendar
For entry forms or further information, click on the respective event.
For any updates or corrections, contact the webmaster.
WRITTEN EVENTS are in RED
22nd - 24th
August - North Pine Bush Poetry Festival
- a NEW format for a NEW festival. Workshops, Concert, Competition
Walk-ups, Breakfasts and BBQs. Learn New Skills - Hone Existing Skills
- Practice New Skills. Kallangur Qld.
PROGRAM CONCERT FLYER
22nd - 24th
August - Camooweal Drover's Camp Festival
Announcing that The Drover’s Camp Talent Award (Performance) and the Bronze Spur Award (Written) competitions are on again. Details to follow soon. Contact Brenda Joy - PO Box 1727 Charters Towers 4820. firstname.lastname@example.org
1st August, Closing date for Ipswich Poetry Feast - Poetry Writing Competition. Bush Poetry Category: $1,000 Prize Money.
20th July - Poets Breakfast for South Coast Country Music Festival at Dapto Leagues Club. Presentation of Kembla Flame written poetry award.
4-6 July - 19th Bundy Bush Poetry Muster incorporating Queensland State Performance Championships
Across the Waves Sports Club, 1 Miller Street Bundaberg. Sandy Lees 07 4151 4631
INFO SHEET PDF
ENTRY FORM PDF
4th July, Closing date for Graham Fredriksen Memorial Written Bush Poetry Competition. First Prize: $200, Second: $100 & Third: $50. Winners announced at the North Pine Bush Poetry Festival Sunday 24th August 2014.
6-9 June, Snowy Poetry Cup at Perisher Peak Festival in Perisher Valley NSW.
3rd June, Closing date for Broken Ski Award, presented at Perisher Peak Festival 6-9 June.
1st June, Poets Breakfast during Country Weekend, Kempsey Showground NSW.
Email Jeremy Whitaker:
30th April, Closing date for Bronze Swagman Award
18th April, Closing date for Banjo Paterson Writing Award
3-6th April, VICTORIAN BUSH POETRY CHAMPIONSHIPS at the Man From Snowy River Bush Festival
Closing date for Junior Written and Performance section: Friday 14th March, 2014
Contact: Jan Lewis, Poetry Event Manager, MFSR Bush Festival, PO Box 144, Corryong Victoria 3707
31st March 2014, (extended) Closing date for Copper Croc Poetry Awards 2014