The Darebin Mayor’s Writing Awards

The Darebin Mayor’s Writing Award is an annual award for writers who live, work or study in the City of Darebin.

Now in its fifth year the awards celebrate local writers and the stories that make up our community.

The winner of this year’s Darebin Mayors Writing Awards is Kate Rears for Cold chocolates.

Highly Commended was awarded to Erica Murdoch for Tell her not to bother and Jaclyn Bond for Comfort food.

Congratulations!

Over 100 entries were received for this years awards.

Each of the winning entries will be published in n-SCRIBE 13 in October 2018.

Entries were judged by a panel of three professional writers: Louise Swinn, Susan Johnston and Adolfo Aranjuez.

The 2018 Darebin Mayor’s writing Awards is for short works (700 words or less) on the theme:

The table is a  meeting place, even the simplest meal is a gift.

The winners L to R Mayors Kim Le Cerf, Jaclyn Bond, Kate Rears, Erica Murdoch

The winners L to R Mayors Kim Le Cerf, Jaclyn Bond, Kate Rears, Erica Murdoch

 

If you have enquiries please contact

Elizabeth Welch

Engagement Producer

Enquiries: writingprojects@darebin.vic.gov.au

 

Darebin City Council
274 Gower St, Preston Victoria 3072

Phone: (03) 8470 8888
Fax: (03) 8470 8888