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Lane Cove Literary Awards 2019

The Lane Cove Literary Awards 2019 are now open and entries will be accepted until Monday 26 August 2019.

Submit a short story (up to 3,000 words), a travel story (up to 2,000 words) or a poem (up to 50 lines).

This competition is free to enter.

Only one entry in each category is permitted.

Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

  • Short Story Prize – $2,000
  • Travel Story Prize – $1,500
  • Poetry Prize – $1,500

The following additional prizes may be awarded:

  • The Burns Bay Bookery Resident Prize – $500
  • Len Wallis Audio Youth Prize (16 – 24 years) – $500
  • The Baytree by Ardency Senior Prize (65+ years) – $500

For more information, including submission guidelines and the entry form, please visit the Lane Cove Council website.

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