Bush Poetry

Bush Poetry

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Competition Overview 

Queensland’s best speakers take to the stage at the Royal Queensland Show to show off their rhythm as they recite poems in front of a live audience. These passionate poets will each get six-minutes of fame to belt out their favourite bush ballads - from Banjo Patterson to their own original works.

There are student classes and open classes for established or original poems.


Contact Competition Coordinator
Name: Tanielle Clark
Email: tclark@royalqueenslandshow.com.au
Phone: 07 3253 3989
RNA Reception: 07 3253 3900