The Lane Cove Literary Awards is a national writing competition organised by Lane Cove Council that recognises writing excellence and fosters Australian writing talent.
Word limits: up to 3,000 words for short stories and 2,000 words for memoirs. Poems must be single poems with a maximum length of 50 lines and must not exceed1,000 words.
Entry fee: $15 per entry.
Prizes: Short Story Prize – $2,00; Memoir Prize – $1,500; Poetry Prize – $1,500
The following additional prizes may be awarded: The Burns Bay Bookery Resident Prize – $500; Wise Sage Prize (Age 65+) – $500.
Closing date: Thursday 19 August 2021.
For more details on how to enter the Awards including Terms and Conditions, visit the Lane Cove Council’s website.