Connective Tissue

Adelaide House 50 Todd Street Mall, Alice Springs, NT

A collaborative installation of images and words

Free

Arrernte Womens Poetry Group & Marketplace

Blue Moon 17 Undoolya Rd, East Side, NT

Come and join us for morning tea with readings from the Arrernte Women’s Poetry Group’s first book, Arelhekenhe Angkentye Women’s Talk and recent works.

Woman at the Wheel

Blue Moon 17 Undoolya Rd, East Side, NT

In 1907, Henry Lawson felt the motor car was “sullen, like a thing that should not be”. Indeed, in the early 1900s cars were, for many, a symbol of power and wealth: noisy, dangerous, destructive and unfamiliar. Part love letter to the freedom of the ride, part eulogy to the single-driver gas guzzler, Eleanor Jackson […]

Free

Red Dirt Scrawl

Blue Moon 17 Undoolya Rd, East Side, NT

Red Dirt Scrawl is a collection of poems written for, inspired by, and read during the successive 2018 and 2020 Red Dirt Poetry Festivals by Jeremy Garnett. It provides a glimpse into the emotional and literary experience of the festival, which is organised by poets, with poets, for poets. This book is thus a reflection […]

Free

To quote Slim Dusty, Looking Forward, Looking Back

Blue Moon 17 Undoolya Rd, East Side, NT

Retrospective - the importance of looking back in order to move forward. Politically, locally or globally, these poets share their work and discuss how it is everything that happens to us and everyone ever that creates the existence of our reality.

Free

What Does ‘Nice’ Mean Anyway?

Blue Moon 17 Undoolya Rd, East Side, NT

Niceness. It’s a nice word, in an ideal world everyone would be nice. But what does that even mean? These poets explore the concept of niceness from a poetic viewpoint as we delve deep into the idea... you may leave feeling pretty nice or you may leave questioning the existence of everything.

Free

Prickly Pear

Totem Theatre & Courtyard 8 Wills Tce, Alice Springs, NT

Prickly Pear is a multidisciplinary live arts performance prioritising the creative practice of women and gender diverse people. Unraveling the tensions found at the intersections. Prickly Pear cross-pollinates performers and audience alike, building relationships between artists that might not usually share a line-up. It's a space held by everybody to witness and be witnessed; for […]

So Long & Thanks for All the Poetry

Totem Theatre & Courtyard 8 Wills Tce, Alice Springs, NT

It’s time to say goodbye - let’s go out with a bang! Join us for the final hurrah as these spoken word masters take to the stage to say goodbye the only way they know how.

$10