Philip Hodgins Memorial Medal Dinner

Mildura Writers Festival

Event Date: 
20 July 2018
Author / Presenters: 
Barry Hill

The Philip Hodgins Memorial Medal is awarded annually to an Australian writer whose work best reflects the high standards and distinguished literary accomplishments that Philip Hodgins consistently advocated and exemplified in his poetry.

The 2018 Judge is Barry Hill who will present the winner with a unique medal created by Mildura artist Jim Curry and a cash prize of $5,000. The evening includes remarks by the winner and readings of Philip Hodgins' poetry.

Wine provided by Chalmers Wines

Medal Winners
2018 - David Malouf
2017 - Peter Boyle
2016 - Jan Owen
2015 - Anthony Lawrence
2014 - Lisa Gorton
2013 - Frank Moorhouse
2012 - Robert Gray
2011 - Gail Jones
2010 - Don Watson
2009 - Peter Steele
2008 - Sonya Hartnett
2007 - Inga Clendinnen
2006 - Stephen Edgar
2005 - Judith Beveridge
2004 - Luke Davies
2003 - Clive James
2002 - Chris Wallace-Crabbe
2001 - Carmel Bird
2000 - Peter Porter
1999 - Alan Gould
1998 - Kate Jennings
1997 - Bruce Dawe