The Festival of a Thousand Stories

Bourke NSW September 3-10 2016


The Festival of a Thousand Stories celebrates the many tales that have etched ‘the Back o’ Bourke’ forever into the Australian psyche.


Information and details regarding the list of events for 2015 will be available closer to the event.

News & Updates

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Festival Itinerary

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Jason Roweth – The Greenhand Rousabout

Jason Roweth recites Henry Lawson’s ‘Greenhand Rousabout’ in the historic Toorale Woolshed, where the poem originated – on the annual Poet’s Trek – Bourke, NSW. Part of the Festival of a Thousand Stories.

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For further information visit The Poets Trek website


Festival Events

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