2017 Subscriber-thon ...win prizes!

Monday, September 25, 2017
Writers Victoria

Indulge Apartments, Mildura
Indulge Apartments, Mildura

The winners of all the Subscriber-thon 2017 prizes have been drawn. The winners have all been contacted and staff are working hard to get their prizes out to them. All the winners were very excited with many saying, 'Really? But I never win anything!' Well they can't say that anymore.

Congratulations to:

1st Prize: PH

2nd Prize: GL

3rd Prize: EH

Special student prize: RF

5 weekly prize packs: LB, LG, TM, PS, AM.


Once again, Writers Victoria is having a Subscriber-thon for the whole month of October 2017.

Everyone who joins or renews their membership in October goes into the draw to win our amazing major, weekly and daily prizes.

Check out the 40 prizes on offer below...


Major prizes

1st Prize

Two nights’ accommodation in a studio suite at Indulge Apartments in Mildura, plus dinner for two, including wine at the award-winning Stefano's restaurant in Mildura. This prize is valued at over $740.

2nd Prize

A $200 voucher from Dymocks Melbourne store.

3rd Prize

A money can't buy opportunity to sit in on one of next year's Garret Series podcast interviews. The Garret celebrates the best writers writing today. So far they have interviewed Kerry Greenwood, John Marsden, Chrsitos Tsiolkas, Isobelle Carmody and Graeme Simsion among many others.

Special student prize

A big journal subscription and membership pack. To enter this prize you must be a current student. After you join or renew, email your student number to us via members@writersvictoria.org.au. The pack includes:

5 weekly prize packs

31 Daily Prizes

On every day of the subscriber-thon a new or renewing member will win a copy of just-released memoir 'Wish you were here' by Sheridan Jobbins thanks to Affirm Press. Click here to read a Q&A with Sheridan Jobbins about her debut memoir and her road to publication.

How to win...

Visit our membership page to take out a new membership or renew your current or lapsed membership to go in the draw to win.

Subscriber-thon FAQs

My membership isn't due to be renewed till February 2018. Can I renew now to enter the prize draw?

Yes! You won't lose any part of your current membership by renewing early. If you renew for a year now your new expiry date will be February 2019.

Can Express Media/Writers Victoria $55 joint memberships go in the draw for the prizes?

Yes, so long as you take out your joint membership, or renew it, during October 2017.

When does the Subscriber-thon start and end?

It begins at Midnight on Saturday 30th September 2017 and ends at Midnight on Tuesday October 31st.

Can I post in a cheque to renew my membership?

Yes you can. Byut the cheque must reach us by Tuesday the 31st October for you to be eligible for the prizes.


We are very grateful to all of our generous prize donors. Please support the businesses that support us:

Affirm Press
Allen & Unwin

Australian Poetry
Black Inc.
Dymocks Melbourne store
Express Media
Garret Series Podcast
Griffith Review
Harper Collins
Indulge Apartments in Mildura
Kill Your Darlings
Melbourne University Publishing
Padre Coffee
Simon & Schuster
Stefano's restaurant in Mildura
Text Publishing
Transit Lounge
Westerly Magazine
2018 Pilot Diary