Short Story Competition

Short Story Competition 2019

Everybody has a story to tell.

Write a story on the theme ‘be brave, be bold, be brilliant’ and win!

Entries have now closed for this years Short Story competition.  


Adult Category

The Girl in the Mango Tree by Suzy Gilmour – Winner – Adult Category
Arm’s Reach by Courtney Thomson – Runner Up – Adult Category

Young Adult Category

The Sound of Memory by Emily Price – Winner – Young Adult Category
The Midsummer Night’s Dread by Mikayla Dickinson – Runner Up – Young Adult Category

Children Category

Broken by Anais Lazaredes – Winner – Children Category
Ambushed by Toby Skerratt – Runner Up – Children Category

Proudly sponsored by Mary Who? Bookshop and Bolinda Digital. The Short Story Competition is part of Townsville’s Festival of Stories.

Previous Winning Stories