Winepress 2019

Winepress is an opportunity to engage with writers at the beautiful Eden Road Winery in Murrumbateman.  Held annually in November the program this year is focused on Poetry in First Nation Languages.  A exploration and celebration of two writers in the International year of Indigenous Languages. Winepress will feature readings and conversations with Kirli Saunders a proud Gunai woman, with ties to the Yuin, Gundungurra, Gadigal and Biripi people. She currently resides on Dharawal Country. Kirli is an award winning, international children’s author, poet, emerging playwright and artist. She manages Poetry in First Languages and Poetic Learning at Red Room Poetry.  Joining Kirli is Ethan Bell, Ethan is a Wallabalooa man from the Ngunawal Nation. He is an emerging artist and student based in Campbelltown, Sydney. Ethan’s practice is storytelling, drawing from his love of hip-hop. Ethan writes poetry to give insight into his life. Held on the 30th of November 2pm @ Eden Road Wines, 3182 Barton Highway, Murrumbateman NSW 2582. Priced at $10 per head this includes nibbles and a wine tasting. For more information or 4823 4407.



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