Col Driscoll

Col has been writing and performing bush poetry since the mid 1990s, gaining inspiration from innocent days growing up on the farm, as well as the sights he has seen, places he has visited and the fascinating people he has met during travels around Australia. In his poetry, Col strives to capture the colours, the humour, the hardships and the spirit of Australia. Winner of the prestigious Golden Damper Award at the 2009 Tamworth Bush Poetry Competition, Col enjoys travelling around this beautiful country promoting his poetry and performing at festivals, functions and events. Col has recorded three CDs and published a book of of original poetry.