June: Bankstown Poetry Slam


BPS is back for another month of slamming, finger-clicking, watermelon-flowing poetry fun!

Bankstown Poetry Slam is Australia’s largest and most loved spoken word poetry event. Get ready to click your fingers for a night filled with slam poetry guaranteed to uplift, challenge and move you. Western Sydney’s best spoken word artists will ignite the stage with fast rhymes and poetic beats that will leave you raving about Bankstown.

Please remember to bring your $5 entry free — we have card facilities available for those too cool for cash! Youngins under 14 are free. If you are experiencing financial difficulty, please contact us! We won’t turn anyone away.

For the awesome slammers who wish to sign up, please read the rules:
🍉 Please arrive promptly at 6:30pm to sign up, the order for the night will be randomly chosen
🍉 3 minutes to perform your piece
🍉 No props or music
🍉 Poetry must be your original work
🍉 5 Randomly selected members of the crowd will judge the performances
🍉 No age restrictions
🍉 Semi-awesome prizes!

Poetry aficionados, appreciators of Hip-Hop and literature that beats with a thunderous heart — you absolutely do not want to miss this!

If anyone has any questions please feel free to ask away or email info@bankstownpoetryslam.com

Location: Bankstown Arts Centre