John O’Brien Poetry Recital Competition

A key event of the Festival every year, the John O’Brien Poetry Recital Competition celebrates the poetry of John O’Brien himself, from the poignant to the humorous. 

Time: 7:00 Friday 15 March 2019

Venue: CRC Theatre

Entering the Competition

This is an open competition, professionals and amateurs alike are encouraged to join in and perform one of John O’Brien’s own poems.

You can download the application form and post it to us, or alternatively you can fill in the online competition entry form below.

Entry Fee: $10

John O’Brien Poetry Recital Competition Form 2019

Please send applications to: 9 Paynters Siding Rd Narrandera NSW 2700

Please Note: Closing date for entries is Monday 11 March 2019. Late entries will only be accepted if places are available.

John O'Brien Poetry Competition Entry Form

  • Poem selection is on a first-come, first-served basis. Depending on circumstances and entries, organisers may allow more than one competitor to perform the same poem. Competitors will be notified as soon as possible if their selection has already been chosen.
  • Bank Account Details

    Bendigo Bank
    Name: John O'Brien Bush Festival
    BSB: 633 000
    ACC: 163311616
    (Please use name as reference)
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