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.

Northern Territory poetry slam Heats 2017

NT Contact
Laurie May
Ph: 0404 623 252
Email: thedirtywordasp@gmail.com

Darwin

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Host & Feature TBC
Date TBC
Start Time TBC (Registration half hour before start)
Venue: TBC
Address TBC
Contact
Website / Facebook: TBC

Alice Springs

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Host & Feature TBC
Date TBC
Start Time TBC (Registration half hour before start)
Venue: TBC
Address TBC
Contact
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northern territory FINAL

See Finals page

Click to see some information from previous years
2015

2016