Word Hurl Anti-Slam

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 6:00 pm

A local institution, Word Hurl Anti-Slam has been venting the maladies, heartaches and rhyming absurdities of the Novocastrian community for over five years. Come join the locals for an evening of unrelenting self-expression in the form of poetry, spoken word or anything else. You bring it, they’ll take it! Secret judges, booby prizes and love. What more could you want?


“My Very First Reading”

Saturday, October 1, 2016
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

They've never read to an audience before. Now they're reading to an entire festival. Never performed your work? This could be your chance!

Freaky Stories

Sunday, October 2, 2016
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

This is a true story: it happened to a friend of mine. NYWF punters get up to share their freakily true tales.

Late Night Readings: Sex, Death, Money

Sunday, October 2, 2016
10:30 pm -

The Late Night Readings are everyone's favourite NYWF institution! Pull up a bean bag and get cosy.

Women of History

Sunday, October 2, 2016
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Women from the history books take to the stage in this unmissable reading event slash dress up party!