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Poets Picnic 2017

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.

Picnic baskets available for pre-order.