Poetry

The contact details for writing groups are for use by individual writers inquiring about joining groups only. They are not to be used for commercial or other purposes.


Discovery Writers  www.discoverywriters.info
1st Tuesday of the month, 12.30 – 3.00pm, except Jan; Hurstville Library
Discovery Writers is a group of both writers and poets who meet in a collaborative environment to provide opportunities for development and publication of writing.
Contact: Margaret Owen Ruckert on 0401 614 159 or [email protected]
Open to new members

 

Round Table Poets
2nd Saturday of the month, 1:10-4:30pm; NSW Writers’ Centre
Round Table Poets are looking for new members. We are an established group and welcome committed poets who wish to workshop their poetry in a supportive environment with a view to future publication or performance. We meet monthly on the 2nd Saturday of the each month at 1.10pm in the NSW Writers’ Centre Library.
Contact Brenda for more information.
Open to new members

 

Wednesday Night Poets
Wednesdays weekly, 6:30pm; NSW Writers’ Centre
The Wednesday Night Poets meet every Wednesday at 6:30pm. We operate as a workshop, discussing each other’s poems. Most members have published at least one or two poems, but we welcome poets earlier in their careers if they wish to develop their skills. We are open to all poetic forms except bush verse and performance poetry.
Contact Norm for more information 
Open to new members

 

Youngstreet Poets
4th Friday of the month, 10:00am-3:00 pm (February-November); NSW Writers’ Centre
To further the interest of poetry in Australia and to provide a stimulating and nurturing environment for emerging poets. We focus on poetry in a supportive workshop setting. Each person present provides multi copies of one poem. We then, in turn, workshop each poem.
Contact Willem for more information
Currently closed. When a vacancy occurs, a new member may be invited. We also occasionally invite guests. Inquiries welcome.

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