Girls on Key Poetry is a monthly poetry reading in Melbourne, Sydney, Wollongong and Newcastle (Australia), featuring women and gender diverse poets and spoken word artists, with a poetry open mic for to all genders.


Girls on Key Press is a publisher, focusing on publishing poetry by women and gender diverse poets. 

We run raffles at our events to support the charity, Writing Through Fences. They work with asylum seeker and refugee artists and writers.

“Poetry is an act of peace.” 

Pablo Neruda