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.


Check out the Facebook Page for WA Heats

2015 WA heats and final will be the Rosemount Hotel (459 Fitzgerald St North Perth) with dates as follows:

SLAMMERS PLEASE NOTE: Sign up at the venue from 4:30PM
HEAT 1 - Saturday August 15 from 5-7pm.  
HEAT 2 - Saturday August 22 from 5-7pm.
HEAT 3 - Saturday August 29 from 5-7pm.
FINAL - Saturday September 5 from 5-7pm.

Entry is $10 waged or $5 unwaged

For further details contact Allan Boyd:
M: 0402 573 580