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VIC: OutLoud! 2014 Results Announced

This week at the Melbourne Writers Festival, students representing Victorian secondary schools fought it out for the right to be called the best young performance poets in the state. And the results are... Winner:...


Bulletin: Poem of the Fortnight


‘Elder’ by Rob Knox

This poem was inspired by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander elders, men and women, who are respected for the life they lead by those both within and beyond their communities. Rob Knox wrote it after he saw HuiHai...


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Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards

The Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards are the oldest and largest poetry competition for school-aged children in Australia. The Awards aim to inspire students to express their thoughts creatively through poetry and, by...


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Outloud crowd

OutLoud 2014 – smells like Teen Poetry!

Recently, the Wheeler Centre was rocked by the sounds of teen poets. Heading towards the grand Final on August 26th, we were entertained by teams from eight schools around Victoria.  The competition was fabulous, and...


Bulletin: Competitions and Calls for Submission


WA Poets Haiku competition, workshops and readings on National Poetry Week

WA Poets Inc. in association with the City of Perth Library is holding a haiku competition, workshops and readings as part of National Poetry Week. We are also, through our associated organisation - Creative Connections...