Meetings


  • FIRST TUESDAY OF THE MONTH.
    Next Meeting of The Townsville Bush Poetry Mates will be notified on our Facebook page, search for townsville bush poetry mates inc.
    Time:  7.00pm
    Place: Aitkenvale Library Meeting Room. All are welcome to attend, especially intending members and visitors to Townsville. This year we are planning a few challenging innovations to give variety and special interest to our monthly meetings.
  • Some Australian bush poet birthdays are listed here:
  • January   Still searching
  • February Banjo Paterson 17/2/1864 – 5/12/1941; Louise Lawson 17/2/1848 – 12/8/1920
  • March       Barcroft Boake 26/3/166 – May 1892; Edward George Dyson March 1865 – 1931
  • April          Henry Kendall 18/4/1839 – 1/8/1882
  • May            Still searching
  • June          Henry Lawson 17/6/1867 – 2/9/1922; George Essex Evans 18/6/1863 – 10/11/1909
  • July           Dorothea McKellar 1/7/1885 – 14/1/1968
  • August      Will Ogilvie 21/8/1969 – 30/1/1963; Mary Gilmore 16/8/1865 – 1962
  • September C.J. Dennis 7/9/1876 – 1938; Mary Hannay Foott 26/9/1846 – 12/10/1918
  • October    Adam Lindsay Gordon 19/10/1833 – 1870; Patrick John Hartigan 13/10/1878 – 27/12/1952
  • November Oodgeroo Noonuccal 13/11/1920 – 16/9/1993
  • December Harry Morant 9/12/1864 – 27/2/1902

 

 

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