Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts
Kurilpa: Storytelling Salon

QPF: Kurilpa- Storytelling Salon

Presented by Queensland Poetry Festival

Come feast on stories of place & the animals that make them home.

Featuring master Indigenous & First Nation storytellers from Australia, Canada, Aotearoa and India including the Indigenous Poet in Residence Sam Wagan Watson, acclaimed author Melissa Lucashenko, rising poet Alison Whittaker, award-winning writers Joanne Arnott and Robert Sullivan, and the 2016 Arts Queensland Poet in Residence Jeet Thayil.

This session is proudly sponsored by ATSICHS. QPF acknowledges the assistance of the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland, as well as the financial support of Australia Council for the Arts, and Brisbane City Council for this event. QPF also thanks Canada Council for the Arts and PANZ for providing artists for this event.

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Event Details

Date & Time

Sun 28 August, 2:45pm

Duration:  60mins, no interval


Unreserved theatre seating 
Online sales close two hours before performances

All: $15

Recommended for all ages



Chief Dan George of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation, Canada

"One thing to remember is to talk to the animals. If you do, they will talk back to you."