Kurilpa Poets @ the Lucky Duck – Sunday, 28th July

Good day, citizens!

The Kurilpa Poets Open Mic

RETURNS tomorrow afternoon!!

Yes tomorrow, that’s;


at a brand new venue!

That’s right – the fine folks at the

Lucky Duck Bar and Cafe have kindly agreed to let us strut our stuff in their laid-back environs. This time around we’ll be having two rounds of open mic, and also possibly a keyword writing challenge.

Be advised, we will be starting a little earlier than usual. Details are as follows:

Sunday, 28th July

1:30 – 3:30 p.m

Lucky Duck Bar and Cafe –

15 Gladstone Road, Highgate Hill

(Please note – unlike the Croquet Hall, this is a licensed venue, so please don’t bring your own alcohol)

Hope to see you all there!

Join the Reverend Hellfire & Co., at the Lucky Duck

(Also – the Kurilpa Cup PHOTO Review is on the way soon. Keep watching the skies.)

“Water Rats at the Lucky Duck! X@*!!

Feasting with Poets!

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The Kurilpa Poets Breakfast!

September 8th, Lucky Duck Cafe!


Greetings fellow Water-Rats and Friends!

The KURILPA POETS are skipping their usual “last-Sunday-of-the-Month event in August, as the Queensland Poetry Festival is occurring that weekend.

But Despair not! As part of the Brisbane Fringe Festival, the Kurilpa Poets will be hosting a fabulous


at the Lucky Duck Cafe

15 Gladstone Road, Highgate Hill

10am to 1pm

Sunday 8th September!

Free admission!

Hosted by Rachael Dean & the Reverend Hellfire

and featuring a tasty smorgasbord of local poets and musicians

as well as the Lucky Duck’s fine food and coffee,

this Epicurean event is sure to whet your jaded appetite

and stimulate all your senses.luckduck logo


Whether you like Word Salad

or prefer Semiotic Stew

There’ll be some tasty verses

and some sweet tunes too!


What better way to start a Spring day

Than feasting with poets

and dining with bards?

Join Rachael and the Reverend at the Lucky Duck on September 8th

and feel free to bring a poem, song or story

for our fabulous Open Mic session.

Miss the Poets Breakfast? Not this little black duck!

Check out our website, The Water Rat Gazette for updates, reviews and info



contact us at

kurilpapoets @yahoo.com.au

or connect to our Facebook page


Cool interiors of the Lucky duck

Cool interiors of the Lucky duck

finishing touches to the courtyard out the back where the Kurilpa Poets will hold court

finishing touches to the courtyard out the back where the Kurilpa Poets will hold court