Submit historical fiction stories based on a factual event. It could be the retelling of an event or setting the story around an event.
The story must be:
- 1500 words or fewer in length;
- be based on a real event or events;
- the event(s) must have occurred in Australia or had clear relevance to Australia; and
- the story must be accompanied by a 100 word or fewer explanation of the ‘real facts’ behind the story.
Entry fee: $14 for one story, $26 for two stories, $36 for three stories.
Prizes: over $1000 in cash and books in total.
Closing date: Sunday 27 September 2020.
For more information, visit Stringybark Stories’ website.