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Poetry Launch: Green Dance: Tamborine Mountain Poems

August 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for refreshments at the launch of the first publication from the Calanthe Press

Green Dance: Tamborine Mountain Poems
by Jena Woodhouse,
at 2:00 pm on Sunday 19 August.

To be launched by Simon Farley, Librarian at the Fryer Library, The University of Queensland

Followed by poetry readings and book signing.

Jena Woodhouse is the author/translator/compiler of seven published books in various genres. Her poems have twice been shortlisted for the Montreal International Poetry Prize. Her passions include the natural world (particularly birds) the arts, travel and archaeology.

Calanthe Press is an initiative of the Calanthe Collective, a not-for-profit association, which hosts poetry events on Tamborine Mountain. The Collective is inspired by the lives and work of poet and activist Judith Wright and philosopher and writer Jack McKinney; the house Calanthe (named for the ‘Christmas orchid’, Calanthe triplicata) was their home on Tamborine Mountain for many years.


August 19
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Under the Greenwood Tree
92 Main Western Road
Tamborine Mountain, Queensland 4272 Australia
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07 5545 4448