Feb 04 2015


Published by at 8:52 pm under News

Yass Show Society Inc is proud to present the Yass Show Poets’ Breakfast and Junior Written Poetry Prize, to be held in conjunction with the 152nd Yass Show.

Following the success of the 2013 and 2014 Poets’ Breakfasts at the Yass Show, we are delighted to announce that this year the Poets’ Breakfast will be a non-competitive, open microphone event in the Shearing Pavilion on Sunday 15th March  8.30-10.30am. All poetry lovers and supporters are welcome to either perform or listen.

The Junior Poetry Prize will continue to offer prize money in for written poetry, to encourage youngsters on their poetry journey. The winners will be announced at the Poets’ Breakfast. There will also be a $20 local encouragement award for a local junior poet who performs at the Poets’ Breakfast. Come and support our junior poets!

The Yass Show Junior Written Poetry Prize 2015 will offer $70 in prize money:
1st: $40 | 2nd: $20 | 3rd: $10.

The program is designed for maximum enjoyment and to include poets at all ages and stages.  Come and enjoy the eclectic open mic sessions (all styles of poetry and juniors welcome).  Monday February 23.

Entries close Monday February 23   *This is the deadline for junior written entries*.
Website: yassshow.org.au
Email: robynsykespoet@gmail.com