Story Fest Welcome

Politicians strangle it, celebrities fake it, media inflate it... who can you turn to for truth?

The nation's mightiest wordsmiths gather for Word Travels' Story Fest: an epic 3 days packed with poetry, stories and lyrics.

Including Australia Poetry Slam National Final at Sydney Opera House, Sunday 11 October.

Oct 14 - 16: Join the nation’s mightiest wordsmiths for live literary mayhem: spoken word, poetry, stories, lyrics, monologues and slam finals.

This boutique festival is unlike anything you’ve experienced before. Prepare to have your mind sewn back together after each event.

With NSW and National slam finals, experimental performances, panel discussions, conversation, wordshops, screenings and a youth program. 15 events packed into three days.


Full Artist Line-Up Coming Very Soon. Meanwhile, click through the days to see what's on.


Friday Oct 14

Saturday Oct 15

Sunday Oct 16