Congratulations to the 2016 Open Writing Competition Winners
Tony Hammill – Blood and Love: The Irish Saga
Short Story Section
Margot Ogilvie – The Legend of Paddy O’Malley
Enter The 2016 Open Writing Competition
2016 Theme: “The Pioneer Flame”
Closing Date: Sunday 31 January 2016
Short Story Competition (1000 to 2000 words) 1st Prize $200
Poetry Competition (max. 48 lines) 1st Prize $200
$10 Entry Fee
- An entry fee of $10 must be paid per entry.
- Entries are to be formatted with double spacing, in a 12 point serif font, (preferably Times New Roman), with numbered pages, printed single-sided on A4 paper and stapled in the top left-hand corner.
- The author’s name must not appear on the story or poem.
- Up to three entries may be submitted per person, however each story/poem must be accompanied by a completed entry form and fee.
- Three copies of each entry must be provided. Hard-copies only will be accepted.
- Entrants are required to read the Terms and Conditions on the back of the entry form before submitting entries.
All entries must be mailed or delivered in hard copy to:
John O’Brien Writing Competition
Narrandera Visitor Centre
141 East Street
Narrandera NSW 2700
Emailed entries will not be accepted this year sorry.
For further enquiries: Phone: 0400 346 043 E-mail: [email protected]