Saturday 13th August, Gail Willems + open-mike, at The Moon, on Zoom!

Perth Poetry Club this Saturday 13th August 2pm-4pm has wonderful poet Gail Willems + open-mike at the Moon Café and on Zoom.

Gail Willems lives In Western Australia, a retired nurse, swims, plays with a body board, drinks good red wines and the occasional bubbles. Writes from her past nursing career and what is around her. She is currently trying to study and read Egyptian Hieroglyphics.

Her poems have been published in Australia and Europe, in journals and anthologies including - Prospect, Regime Books, Poetry D’Amour,  Blackmail Press NZ,  Kurangabaa, , 5UV (Writers Radio Adelaide), Famous Reporter, The Mozzie ,. Creatrix, dot dot dash, Long Glances, (Manning Clark House)) Idiom23 (CQUniversity Press) Dangerously Poetic , Australian  Poetry Members anthology, Adelaide journal (New York, Lisbon) Wild (Ginninderra Press) Heroines (Neo Perennial Press) Recoil,  and others, second in Byron Bay Writers Festival , past winner of Poetry D’Amour. Shortlisted and published AquilleRellePoetry] Prize  (Belgium) shortlisted and published erbacce poetry prize (erbacce-press UK) Short listed and published Booranga fourW  (Charles Sturt University) and others.

Haiku published and translated into Chinese.

First poetry collection “ Blood Ties and Crack- Fed Dreams” Ginninderra Press 2013.

Please join us to celebrate poetry this Saturday afternoon 2pm - 4pm.

The venue is The Moon Café, 323 William St, Northbridge and on ZOOM.

Gig details are: Perth Poetry Club is inviting you to a scheduled Hybrid Live and Zoom meeting from The Moon Cafe.

this Saturday, 13th August 2022   2:00pm to 4:00pm  Perth Aus WST (GMT+8hrs).

                      Gail Willems + open-mike from The Moon Café.

                      Join Zoom Meeting:

You will have to wait for Zoom to do its thing. You will need to be let into the meeting from the Waiting Room. Please be patient. It may not work straight away. Try again. If that fails email Elio on

The next few weeks we have the following confirmed features:

  13-Aug-22   Gail Willems + open-mike

  20-Aug-22   Peter Burges + Leni Shilton + open-mike

  27-Aug-22   Mega Open-mike event, where everyone is a feature (5-minutes max) …

All with open-mike, not to be missed …