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City of Casey Writing Competition

Date: Sat August 31 2019 12:00 am to Sat August 31 2019 11:59 pm

The City of Casey and Casey Cardinia Libraries are pleased to announce the launch of a writing competition for emerging creative writers in the City of Casey and Cardinia.

Applications for short story fiction, between 750 and 2000 words, will be open from Thursday 1 August until 5pm on Saturday 31 August.

The application process will be run by Casey Cardinia Libraries, with support from Writers Victoria. Entry to the competition is free.

The launch of the writing competition is part of the Casey Writers Project, run by Writers Victoria and proudly supported by the City of Casey.

Key Dates

  • Entries open: Thursday 1 August 2019
  • Entries close: Saturday 31 August 2019, 5pm (AEDT)
  • Winners will be announced in September 2019


Writers Victoria will provide a first prize of $150, as well as second and third prizes of $50 each.

For terms and conditions and to upload your entry, go to


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