Past Event27 Aug - 3 Sep 2022

Word – The Front Line 2022 Semi-Finals

No longer available

Concert Chamber, Auckland Town Hall


In its 9th year, Word – The Front Line is the only event of its kind in Aotearoa. 

A poetic battlefield in which young leaders, artists, and visionaries gather from all over Auckland to share their voices. 

Come along and celebrate the top 14 high school teams as they battle for a chance to compete in the 2022 Grand Slam. 


This is a free event - sign up via the ticketing link to reserve your spot.

Heat One: 27th August 2022   

Northcote College

De La Salle College

St Dominic's College

Wesley College

Mount Albert Grammar School

Papakura High School Team 2

Mt Roskill Grammar School


Heat Two: 3rd September 2022  

Aorere College 

Marcellin College 

De La Salle College 

Epsom Girls Grammar School 

Papakura High School Team 1 

Glendowie College 

Ngā Puna O Waiōrea 


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