Australian Poetry Slam

2017 POETRY SLAM HEATS BEGIN IN JUNE

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.

Victorian poetry slam Heats 2017

Victorian contact

Rebecca Anthony
Program Officer
Venue: State Library Victoria
Phone: +61 3 8664 7534
Email: ranthony@slv.vic.gov.au
Website: http://www.slv.vic.gov.au

DETAILS OF 2017 HEATS COMING SOON

VICtorian FINAL

See Finals page

DETAILS OF PAST HEATS

2016