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Peter Blyth

Having retired from a life as a farmer, Peter now lives on a small property just outside of Albany. He is well known in the Great Southern Region for his involvement in promoting Bush Poetry in the region. Peter is the organiser of the highly successful Poets Breakfast which runs in association with the Albany Show. Much of his poetry is drawn from his farming experiences, often composed while driving his tractor.

Peter has been a finalist at Tamworth and in 2005 was joint second place getter in the 2005 WA State Championships. in the most recent State Championships, in 2011 Peter consolidated his status by winning the overall WA Bush Championship award.

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