Australian Poetry Slam

The Australian Poetry Slam is a national competition for spoken word artists. Anyone can enter. In 2017, 50 heats will be held in towns, cities and suburbs hold slam heats, in state and territory of Australia. Cafe's, libraries, festivals, community halls, pubs and clubs host these events. Audiences award scores to each poet. The favourite poet from each heat is eligible to compete at a regional or state poetry slam final. The best from each state and territory travel to Sydney, to perform for a packed out audience at the National Final. The national slam champion wins prizes and professional gigs.

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NSW Wagga Wagga Poetry Slam Heat

  • The Home Tavern - Bass Bar 142 Fitzmaurice Street Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2650 Australia (map)

Poet registration at 6:30pm.

Venue: The Home Tavern - Bass Bar
142 Fitzmaurice St, Wagga Wagga NSW

Contact: Tara Lightfood -

Earlier Event: September 14
NSW Albury Slam Poetry Workshop
Later Event: September 15
NSW Canada Bay Poetry Slam Heat