Bankstown Poetry Slam is Australia’s most loved spoken-word poetry event – and the largest of its kind in the southern hemisphere. Western Sydney’s best spoken-word artists ignite the stage with fast rhymes and fiery beats that will leave you raving about Bankstown. Get ready to click your fingers for a night guaranteed to inspire, challenge and move you. Hosted by Sara Mansour and featuring a surprise guest poet, this event is not to be missed.

Sara Mansour (Australian)

Sara Mansour

Sara Mansour is a lawyer, poet, co-founder and director of Bankstown Poetry Slam (BPS). Sara uses her art and passion for justice to empower others through poetry. She was involved in the 2018 YouTube Creators for Change project and also gave a TEDx talk in 2018 on her work with BPS.