Illuminated Roving Poetry Performance
11am Sunday 17 September 2023

Join Poets Extraordinaire Lizz Murphy, Mark Tredinnick and Richard Bell for live poetry at each of the three Indelible Stencil poetry sculptures in Picton Botanic Gardens. 
Meet at the first stencil on our tour on the pathway under the trees just near garden entrance path located next to no.3 Regreme street. Look for the STA sign. Event finishes with an ‘open mic’ poetry in the park at our last stencil. All three stencils are within a few metres of each other.
Free – No bookings necessary.  An Illuminate Wollondilly event

Meet at the first stencil on our tour  Look for the STA signs.

Shades of Green by Richard Bell (lives in Bargo)

Vibrant shades of spring green

Shadowy canopy 

Moisture in the air

A beautiful place to be alone

Second performance stop

By Robyn Lance (lives in Goulburn)

Autumn rains rouse spores

Drowsing in drought-hardened dirt

Mushrooms Erupt

Final performance stop and open mic location

By Mark Tredinnick (Resident of Burradoo)

White months hedge their bets among grass-heads and downdrafts. Blackjays quibble and bitch like mobsters. 

The Picton Botanic Gardens walk along Stonequarry Creek is wheelchair accessible. We recommend you bring a blanket or folding chair to best enjoy the performances. Wear comfortable shoes and don’t forget your water. 

Please contact STA if you require assistance with access at [email protected]

Find out more about Poetry: the Indelible Stencil project. More than 20 poetry sculptures across the STA region. Discover them all.

Will be cancelled in the case of wet weather.

The Wollondilly Indelible Stencils are part of a much lager project – see all 20+ Indelible Stencils across the STA region with a handy Google map to get you there.

The Illuminated Idelible Stencil Roving Poetry Performance is part of the Illuminate Wollondilly Festival of Art & Light, supported by Wollondilly Shire Council.

Visit the Illuminate Wollondilly Festival of Art & Light website for details of what’s on over the entire weekend. 

Don’t  miss the Illuminate Lantern Parade, STA are also doing for the festival





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0405 339 838  
Or by appointment at one of our
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PO Box 1323 Goulburn 2580
ABN 67 208 214 681


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