Victorian Poetry Month Gala


from 4 Aug 2022 - 6:30 p.m. to 4 Aug 2022 7:30 p.m.
The Wheeler Centre, 176 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne, VIC
Event type(s):
Online, Performance

A blazing line-up of talent comes together for the second annual Victorian Poetry Month Gala

At this special event, discover new work from passionate poets who are also widely known for their music, memoir, fiction, performance and polemic prowess, upending traditional expectations of poetry with their groundbreaking work across a range of creative expressions. Join us for an evening not to be missed, live and live-streamed from the Wheeler Centre, featuring Archie Roach, Laniyuk, Bebe Backhouse, Joelistics, Maria Takolander, Mia Nie, Jonathan Dunk and more.

The bookseller for this event is Hares & Hyenas

Presented in partnership with The Wheeler Centre


You have the option to pay what you can for this for this event. As a guide, the suggested price is $15, although any amount will help cover costs and keep these events accessible. Bookings are essential.

The Wheeler Centre is taking part in the Victorian Entertainment Program.

This means you can claim back 25% of eligible purchases (up to $125) when you spend $40 or more!  Just keep your receipt and apply for your rebate at at the Victorian Entertainment Program website. Act fast! The program will close once funds are exhausted.

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