Archive for September, 2011

And … episode three (really four) is up as well. Happy listening, poetry fans.


Well, it’s actually episode three, but we forgot to push “record” when we did episode two … never mind, who’s counting. Navigate on over to our Podcast tab to hear the latest recording of IN Verse: 30 minutes of spoken word and poetry with Poetic Justice Wanaka. We’re live on Wanaka Beats the last Sunday […]


Thanks to all who joined us for last week’s “XTreme [sic]” themed Open Mic session. Congratulations to Jan Kelly, whose poem She won her a bottle of Olssens wine. Join us on Monday, 10 October for our next Open Mic, themed “Flights of fancy”. From 8pm, upstairs at Kai Whaka Pai, Ardmore Street, Wanaka.


A cloudy day in Central, a crowded hall, Olssens wines flowing at the back of the room and centre stage: Sam Hunt. Thanks to all who came to enjoy Sam’s sold-out show at the Luggate Hall – it was one for the books. Sam was in fine form, as were the Wanaka poets who read. […]


We still have tickets fro the Sam Hunt show, but supplies are low. Grab yours from Henry at Wanaka Fine Wines on Helwick Street – only $15 to see a bloody legend! What: An Afternoon with Sam Hunt Where: The Luggate Hall When: Sunday, 11 September, 2pm