New South Wales poetry slam Heats 2018

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KATOOMBA

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Thursday 21st June
Time: 7pm (Registration - 6.30pm)
Venue: Katoomba Library, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre
Address: 30 Parke St, Katoomba NSW
Contact: Katoomba Library - bmlibrary@bmcc.nsw.gov.au
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Bathurst

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP
Date: 
Friday 22nd June
Time: 4pm - 6pm
Cost: $20 (Includes entry into Slam)
Venue: Bathurst City Library
Address: 70-78 Keppel St, Bathurst NSW 2795
Contact: Kylie Shead - kylie.shead@bathurst.nsw.gov.au
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POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date:
Friday 22nd June
Time: 7pm (Registration - 6.30pm)
Cost: $5
Venue: Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre
Address: 105 William St, Bathurst NSW 2795
Contact: Kylie Shead - kylie.shead@bathurst.nsw.gov.au
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NEWTOWN

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP (Youth)
Date:
Sunday 22nd July
Time: 4.30pm - 6.30pm
Venue: Newtown Library
Address: 8-10 Brown St, Newtown NSW
Contact: Gareth Jenkins - gjenkins@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au
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POETRY SLAM HEAT (Youth)
Date: Sunday 22nd July
Time: 7.30pm (Registration - 7pm)
Venue: Newtown Library
Address: 8-10 Brown St, Newtown NSW
Contact: Gareth Jenkins - gjenkins@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au
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BYRON BAY

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Saturday 4th August
Time: 6pm (Registration - 5.30pm)
Venue: Byron Bay Library
Address: Corner of Lawson and Middleton Streets, Byron Bay NSW
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COFFS HARBOUR

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Tuesday 7th August
Time: 6pm (Registration - 5.30pm)
Venue: Harry Bailey Memorial Library
Address: Corner of Coff & Duke Streets, Coffs Harbour NSW
Contact: Cat Turner - catherine.turner@chcc.nsw.gov.au
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TAMWORTH

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date:
Wednesday 8th August
Time: 6pm (Registration - 5.30pm)
Venue: Tamworth City Library
Address: 466 Peel Street, Tamworth NSW 2340
Contact: Shiralee Franks - s.franks@tamworth.nsw.gov.au
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KEMPSEY

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP
Date:
Thursday 9th August
Time: 1pm - 3pm
Venue: Kempsey Library
Address: Corner of Elbow & Tozer streets, West Kempsey NSW 2440
Contact: Yvette McAlister - Yvette.McAlister@kempsey.nsw.gov.au
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POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Thursday 9th August
Time: 5pm (Registration - 4.30pm)
Venue: Kempsey Library
Address: Corner of Elbow & Tozer streets, West Kempsey NSW 2440
Contact: Yvette McAlister - Yvette.McAlister@kempsey.nsw.gov.au
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Sydney CBD

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Co-presented by City Recital Hall as part of Open House
Date: Thursday 9th August
Time: 6.30pm (Registration - 6pm)
Venue: City Recital Hall (foyer)
Address: 2 Angel Place, Sydney NSW 2000
Contact: info@cityrecitalhall.com
Website - cityrecitalhall.com

GOSFORD

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP
Date:
Saturday 11th August
Time: 4pm - 6pm
Venue: The Lounge Room
Address: 342 Mann St, Gosford NSW
Contact: Will Small - will@mmad.org.au
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POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Saturday 11th August
Time: 7.30pm (Registration - 7pm)
Venue: The Lounge Room
Address: 342 Mann St, Gosford NSW
Contact: Will Small - will@mmad.org.au
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Blacktown

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP
Date:
Thursday 9th August
Time: 10am - 12pm
Venue: The Mount Druitt Hub
Address: 9 Ayres Grove, Mt Druitt NSW 2770
Contact: To attend, please contact Barbara on barbara.hillman@blacktown.nsw.gov.au or 9839 6625.
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POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date:
Friday 24th August
Time: 6pm - 8pm (Registration - 5.30pm)
Venue: The Mount Druitt Hub
Address: Ayres Grove, Mt Druitt NSW 2770
Contact: Barbara Hillman - Barbara.Hillman@blacktown.nsw.gov.au
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Hawkesbury

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP - CANCELLED
Date: Saturday 18th August
Time: 3pm - 5pm
Venue: Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
Address: 300 George St, Deerubbin Centre (1st Floor), Windsor NSW 2756
 

POETRY SLAM HEAT - CANCELLED
Date:
Saturday 18th August
Time: 6pm (5.30pm registration)
Venue: Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
Address: 300 George St, Deerubbin Centre (1st Floor), Windsor NSW 2756
 

QUEANBEYAN

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP
Date:
Friday 31st August
Time: 2pm - 4pm
Venue: Queanbeyan City Library
Address: 6 Rutledge Street, Queanbeyan NSW 2620
Contact: Elizabeth Bott - Elizabeth.Bott@qprc.nsw.gov.au
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POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Friday 31st August
Time: 6pm (Registration - 5.30pm)
Address: 146/148 Monaro St Queanbeyan NSW 2620
Contact: Elizabeth Bott - Elizabeth.Bott@qprc.nsw.gov.au
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DOUBLE BAY

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP
Date:
Tuesday 4th September
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Venue: Woollahra Library at Double Bay
Address: 451 New South Head Rd, Double Bay NSW
Contact: Danielle Aynsley - danielle.aynsley@woollahra.nsw.gov.au
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POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Wednesday 5th September
Time: 6pm - 8pm (Registration - 5.30pm)
Venue: Woollahra Library at Double Bay
Address: 451 New South Head Rd, Double Bay NSW
Contact: Danielle Aynsley - danielle.aynsley@woollahra.nsw.gov.au
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ALBURY

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP
Date:
Thursday 6th September
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Venue: Albury Library Museum
Address: 540 Kiewa St, Albury NSW
Contact: Ann-Maree Ellis - aellis@alburycity.nsw.gov.au
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POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Friday 7th September
Time: 7.30pm (Registration - 7pm)
Venue: Albury Library Museum
Address: 540 Kiewa St, Albury NSW
Contact: Ann-Maree Ellis - aellis@alburycity.nsw.gov.au
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GRANVILLE

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Tuesday 11th September
Time: 7pm (Registration - 6.30pm)
Venue: Granville Community Baptist Church
Address: 104 South Street, Granville, New South Wales, Australia 2142
Contact: Troy Wong - troy.gh.w@gmail.com
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CANADA BAY

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP
Date:
Friday 7th September
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Venue: Five Dock Library
Address: Level 1, 4-12 Garfield St, Five Dock NSW 2046
Contact: Claude Broomhead - claude.broomhead@canadabay.nsw.gov.au
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POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Friday 14th September
Time: 7pm (Registration - 6.30pm)
Venue: Concord Library
Address: 60 Flavelle St, Concord NSW
Contact: Claude Broomhead - claude.broomhead@canadabay.nsw.gov.au
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ROCKDALE

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP (Youth)
Date:
Thursday 12th July
Time: 10am - 12pm
Venue: Rockdale Library
Address: 444-446 Princes Highway, Rockdale NSW 2216
Contact: Heike Ohrmann - heike.ohrmann@bayside.nsw.gov.au
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POETRY SLAM HEAT (All ages)
Date:
Saturday 15th September
Time: 2pm - 4pm (Registration - 1.30pm)
Venue: Rockdale Library
Address: 444-446 Princes Highway, Rockdale NSW 2216
Contact: Natalie Funston - natalie.funston@bayside.nsw.gov.au
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Glebe

(formerly Green Square)

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP (Youth)
Date:
Sunday 16th September
Time: 1pm - 3pm
Venue: Glebe Library
Address: 186 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe NSW 2037
Contact: Gareth Jenkins - Gjenkins@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au
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POETRY SLAM HEAT (Youth)
Date:
 Sunday 16th September
Time: 4pm (Registration3.30pm)
Venue: Glebe Library
Address: 186 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe NSW 2037
Contact: Gareth Jenkins - Gjenkins@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au
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Narellan

POETRY SLAM WORKSHOP
Date: Monday 10th September
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Venue: Harry Hartog Booksellers Narellan
Address:  Shop T201-202 Narellan Town Centre, 326 Camden Valley Way, Narellan NSW 2567
Contact: Elliot Cameron - narellan@harryhartog.com.au
Booking link: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/free-poetry-workshop-tickets-49633128022
 

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: 
Tuesday 18th September
Time: 7pm (Registration - 6.30pm)
Venue: Harry Hartog Booksellers Narellan
Address: Shop T201-202 Narellan Town Centre, 326 Camden Valley Way, Narellan NSW 2567
Contact: Elliot Cameron - narellan@harryhartog.com.au
Booking link: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/australian-poetry-slam-narellan-heat-tickets-49583164580

WOLLONGONG

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date: Thursday 27th September
Time: 7pm (Registration - 6.30pm)
Cost: $5 (student/concession) - $10
Venue: The Music Lounge, Wollongong Town Hall
Address: Cnr Crown St & Kembla St, Wollongong NSW 2500
Contact: Lorin Reid - enoughsaidpoetryslam@gmail.com
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SURRY HILLS

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Date:
Thursday 4th October
Time: 7.30pm (Registration - 7pm)
Venue: Surry Hills Library
Address: 405 Crown St, Surry Hills NSW 2010
Contact: Gareth Jenkins - gjenkins@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au
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