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Wyndham Writing Awards

Wyndham City Libraries

Event Date: 1 May 2023 to 30 June 2023

Wyndham Writing Awards returns in 2023 to inspire, encourage and recognise emerging Victorian adult writers and literary creators. This year, the total prize pool is $3600, and our judge is Vikki Petraitis - True Crime Author.

Prizes awarded for unpublished work in 3 different categories:
Short Story: Between 1,500 and 3,000 words
Poetry: 60 lines maximum
Flash Story: Between 100 and 600 words

Each category has a cash prize for an overall winner and a second cash prize for a Wyndham Local Encouragement Award. Proudly funded and supported by Arts Assist.

Open to Victorian adult residents aged 18+

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