A digital journal of new writing

Based on Kaurna land in Adelaide, South Australia

The Saltbush Review acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We recognise that sovereignty was never ceded and we pay our respect to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.

The Saltbush Review is a digital journal founded in 2021. We publish literary fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction. Based in South Australia with a local and global focus.

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Poetry with Hoa Nguyen and Special Guests

In October, The Saltbush Review was delighted to co-host the award-winning American poet Hoa Nguyen during her recent visit to Adelaide. Along with special guests Jill Jones, Dominic Guerrera and Travis Lucas, Hoa Nguyen (pictured) read from her most recent poetry collection, A Thousand Times You Lose Your Treasure (2021) at a special event co-hosted with…

Submissions Open for Issue 3

For our third issue we are seeking submissions of short fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction (including personal essays and life writing) of up to 3,000 words on the theme of ‘Intersections.’ Shorter works such as flash fiction are also welcome, as are works that challenge genre boundaries. Submissions are limited to one piece of fiction…

The Saltbush Review

ISSN 2653-3553

Adelaide, South Australia

Supported by The JM Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice
at the University of Adelaide and Arts South Australia