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The 2020 Yeats Poetry Prize for Australia

Date: Wed March 31 2021 12:00 am to Wed March 31 2021 11:59 pm

The Annual W B Yeats Poetry Prize is open to residents of Australia for previously unpublished poems. 


First Prize AU $600.00 

Two Second Prizes AU $100.00




  • Entries only accepted from residents of Australia
  • NOT previously published
  • 50 line maximum limit
  • NO identification of author anywhere on the poem
  • Open style
  • Where entries are submitted by snail mail:
    • Typed on one side of A4 paper with three (3) copies provided.
    • Please use Times New Roman 11pt or Garamond 14 pt
    • Name, address and contact details on a separate page.
    • Mail to:
      Yeats Poetry Prize
      6 Samuel Close
      Berwick VIC 3806
  • For email entries:


Entry Fee for first or sole entry  $10.00  (Paypal click here)

Entry fee for each additional poem $4.00

by cheque or Australia Post Money Order payable to  W B Yeats Poetry Prize Inc.

or transfer from your bank to:

W B Yeats Poetry Prize for Australia
Bendigo Bank
BSB 633 108
Account Number 144571882


For more information, visit the WB Years Poetry Prize website.

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