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Mulga Bill Writing Award

Date: Mon March 7 2022 12:00 am to Mon March 7 2022 11:59 pm

Goldfields Libraries and the Eaglehawk Dahlia & Arts Festival are calling for entries from writers all over Australia for the annual Mulga Bill Writing Award.

The 2022 festival celebrates 50 years of the Dahlia + Arts.  Writers are encouraged to take inspiration from the theme ‘celebration’, and submit a poem (max 25 lines) or short story (max 2000 words).

Writers of all ages and skill levels are encouraged to apply.

Entries close midnight, Monday March 7, 2022.

  • Short story: $500 first prize, $150 second prize
    Selected by Lauren Mitchell, author and writer 
  • Poetry: $200 first prize, $50 second prize
    Selected by award-winning poet and writer Lorraine Marwood



For more information and to enter, visit https://www.ncgrl.vic.gov.au/mulgabillwritingaward

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