Join us to imagine and explore new paths and fresh starts, the life changes we all experience: from love to loss, and the possibilities that come with new learning and insight, both into our world and ourselves. Grab a rug, pack a picnic and celebrate poetry under the stars by Sydney Harbour!
ABC radio presenter Simon Marnie will compere this fantastic free event, featuring witty, nostalgic, evocative poetry from iconic, established and new poets including:
The festivities will begin at 5pm with a children's chalk poetry workshop, live jazz and roving performers. Poetry begins at 6pm.
Refreshments available for purchase on the night.
This year, you can pre-order a delicious picnic hamper from Pop Up Picnic to enjoy with your Poetry.
Picnic Hampers must be ordered before 5pm on Friday 19 February and can be collected from Blackburn Gardens between 5pm-6pm on Tuesday 23 February.
To view the menus and to book your hamper, visit Pop Up Picnic.
For more details please contact Woollahra Libraries on 9391 7100.
Mayor Cr Zeltzer and MC Simon Marnie
Crowd listens to poet Maggie Walsh
Astrid Lorange reads poetry