Darebin Mayor’s Writing Awards

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The 2017 Darebin Mayor’s Writing Award is an annual award for writers who live, work or study in the City of Darebin.

This year’s award is for short works on the theme Migration: People and Places.

Tell us your story in 700 words or less.

Accepting works of all genres as well as work written in languages other than English.

The winner of this year’s award will receive a prize of $2000. Additionally, two shortlisted writers will each receive a prize of $500. Entries will be judged by a panel of three professional writers: Louise Swinn, Susan Johnston and Adolfo Aranjuez.

For more information visit the Darebin Mayor’s Writing Awards page.


Darebin City Council
274 Gower St, Preston Victoria 3072

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