- Community Services and Programs
Arts and culture
- Art Gallery
- Artist in Residence
- Author Talks
- Cultural Grants
- Poets' Picnic
- Library artwork commissions
- Pop Up Posters Paddington
- Public Art
- Up the Wall Mural Project
- Walking Tours - DIY Arts and Culture
- Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize
- Youth Photographic Award & Short Film Prize
- What's happening
- Spaces for hire
- Improve your community
- About our community
Poets' Picnic 2020
This year's event theme is BiodiVerse; a focus on the environment and sustainability
Thursday 27 February, 5pm to 8pm
Blackburn Gardens, New South Head Road, Double Bay
Grab a rug, pack a picnic and celebrate poetry under the stars by Sydney Harbour!
Featuring a fantastic line-up of established and emerging poets, live music and outdoor entertainment.
Compered by Simone Whetton (ABC Radio 702).
Poetry performances from Miriam Hechtman, Chris Oakey, Ali Whitelock, Richard James Allen and Miles Merrill. Student performers from Ascham School, Kincoppal Rose Bay, The Scots College and Rose Bay Secondary School.
Live music, face painting, bush tucker sampling and a stall/activity from the Environmental and Sustainability Team from 5pm.
Poets performances from 6-8pm.