Venue: Sydney Opera House
Host: Miles Merrill
Cost: $39-54 (plus booking fee) - book here
Who will this nationwide search unearth in 2017?
1 000 poets, 20 000 live audience, 60 events across Australia - all rise to a thunder clap at Sydney Opera House. Judged by randomly chosen members of the crowd, one person will get the chance to perform their own words at the Ubud Readers & Writers Festival in Bali, Byron Writers Festival and Sydney Writers Festivals in 2018 in a tour worth $11k + a published manuscript by Pitt Street Poetry and a Bundanon Trust writers' retreat.
The National Poetry Slam Final the closing event of Word Travels Story-Fest 2017: 3 days of live literary mayhem (Oct 13-15). Find out more about Story-Fest 2017.