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Poets Picnic 2017

Changes

Join us for the 30th Poet's Picnic 'Changes' on 26 February.  It will be a celebration of poetry under the stars overlooking Sydney Harbour!

The event will feature:

  • witty, nostalgic, evocative poetry
  • a line-up of iconic, established & exciting new poets
  • live music
  • outdoor games and activities

Featuring Fiona Wright, Holly Friedlander Liddicoat, Mark Tredennick, Geoffrey Lehmann, Toby Fitch and student performers from Ascham, Kincoppal Rose Bay, Kambala and Moriah College.

FREE EVENT

Grab a rug, pack a picnic and celebrate poetry under the stars by Sydney Harbour! Featuring a fantastic line-up of some of Australia’s most acclaimed poets, live music, outdoor games and activities and more!

Compered by Simon Marnie (ABC Radio 702)

Live music from 5pm.  Poets Performances from 6-8pm.

Picnic Baskets available for pre-order.

Stay tuned for more information.

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View photos of the 2015 Poets' Picnic.

For more details please contact Woollahra Libraries on 9391 7100.

Crowd listens to Maggie Walsh
Crowd listens to poet Maggie Walsh

Astrid Lorange reads poetry
Astrid Lorange reads poetry