Short Story Competition

Everybody has a story to tell, let’s celebrate our region and its stories!

Write a story on the theme My life in the North and WIN! (T&C’s apply)

There are three age categories to apply for:

  • Children up to 11 years: max 500 words
  • Young adults 12 – 17 years: max 1000 words
  • Adults 18+: Max 2000 words

Entries for the 2020 Short Story competition close 5pm, 21 October.

Enter Here

Prizes
Children (up to 11 years) max 500 words 1st Prize - $200 Cash
2nd Prize - $100 Cash
Young Adult (12 - 17 years) max 1000 words 1st Prize - $300 Cash
2nd Prize - $150 Cash
Adult  (18+)max 2000 words1st Prize - $500 Cash
2nd Prize - $250 Cash

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