2011 ABPA Committee
- ABPA Committee Members
President - Manfred Vijars
Vice-President - Frank Daniel
Secretary - Gregory North
Treasurer - - Kym Eitel
Members on Committee
- ABPA State Delegates
NSW - Carol Heuchan
Queensland - Ron Liekefett
South Australia - Maurice O'Brien
Tasmania - Philip Rush
Victoria - Jan Lewis
Western Australia - Irene Conner
Magazine Editor - Frank Daniel
Welcome to the ABPA web-site
WELCOME, membership of the Australian Bush Poets Association (ABPA) comprises of writers, performers and individuals who are interested in bush poetry and enjoy written and live stories in rhyme and metre. If you have an interest in this piece of Australian culture called Bush Poetry, you are welcome here.
The objectives of the Australian Bush Poets Association is to foster and encourage the growth of Bush Poetry in Australia. By definition, Australian Bush Poetry is metred and rhymed poetry about Australia, Australians and/or the Australian way of life.
The ABPA keeps in touch with our members through this web-site (and forum) also a bi-monthly magazine of Bush Poetry news, events, results of written and spoken competitions as well as publishing contemporary bush poetry. Many members have books, CDs and other products. These can be advertised in the magazine. For rates, contact the Editor.
To join the Australian Bush Poets Association, download an application form in either ...
.....SNAIL MAIL OPTION
.....Mail the completed form with attached cheque or money order to ...
.....The Treasurer ABPA
.....PO Box 3655 Red Hill
Annual ABPA Membership $33
| Five Year ABPA Membership $150
ABPA Badge $7 (Including Postage)
|ABPA Public Liability Insurance $100|