SA Poetry Slam State Final winners in action

The State Final of the 2018 SA Poetry Slam was a brilliant night! If you missed it, or would like to experience the winning performances again, here they are: winner Sarah-Jane Justice and runner-up Caroline Reid

Thanks to everyone involved!

SA Slam 2018 finalists show their stuff…

Congratulations to all the poets who made the 2018 SA Slam final at the Goodwood Institute: it was a fabulous night with a full house. Winner Sarah Jane Justice and runner-up Caroline Reid are now off to Sydney Opera House to represent South Australia in the National Final!

Special thanks to Noa Gfrerer for the pics and Matilda Bookshop for sponsoring her.


SA Slam Winners are off to Sydney!

2018 SA Slam finalists
2018 runner-up, Caroline Reid, and winner, Sarah Jane Justice

Well done to the class of 2018 and to our winner Sarah Jane Justice and runner up Caroline Reid who will be representing SA in Sydney at the Australian Poetry Slam Final!

The Final was a fabulous event, with outstanding performances in front of a full house.

Thanks to Noa Gfrerer for photography!

SA Slam heat 5 rips!

Heat 5 at King’s Head was a great night! Full house and twenty poets sharing their words. Congratulations to winner Emelia Haskey and runner up Tracy McNally who now join the others at the Goodwood Institute next Thursday 20th September for the STATE FINAL! It promises to be a beauty. Thanks once again to Lucinda Corin for her stirling shutter work and Matilda Bookshop for their sponsorship.


SA Poetry Slam finalists!

The Heats are done, the judges have judged, so it’s congratulations to our 10 State Finalists: Andrew Drake and Sarah-Jane Justice (heat 1); Manuela Akot and Kelly Lee Cusack (heat 2); Caroline Reid and Emma Tan (heat 3); Charlie Kamp and Tracey O’Callaghan (heat 4); and Emelia Haskey and Tracy McNally (heat 5). The SA Poetry Slam State Final: Thursday 20th September 2018 Goodwood Institute Theatre 166a Goodwood Road, Goodwood. Doors open at 7:30pm for an 8:00pm start. $20 admission. Book your tickets for the State Final at

SA Poetry Slam Heat 4

Another great heat at Woodcroft Library. Congratulations to our winner Charlie Kamp and runner up Tracy O’Callaghan! Off to the State final on September 20th at Goodwood Institute. Only one heat to go!! Kings Head Thursday 13th September, don’t be late! Thank you to Lucinda Corin as always for being our official photographer and to Matilda Bookshop for their continued support of Lucinda’s work.