The Festival of a Thousand Stories is once again with us and this year promises to be one of the best yet. This years highlights include he Blues Cruise on Sunday afternoon. A poets breaky, performances, story writing workshops and the Poets Trek. Bourke and Outback NSW has a long history of story telling and poetry being the one time home of Henry Lawson, Will Ogilvie, The Breaker amongst many others. A huge highlight this year will be the Bourke Arts Council presenting a number of activities at the Port O' Bourke Hotel from Monday to Friday from 7pm on the 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th of September! Check out the Festival website at www.festival1000stories.com.au All welcome at this years festival.