The Tom Collins Poetry Prize is an annual competition inaugurated by FAWWA in 1975 in memory of the Australian author Joseph Furphy (1843 – 1912). Under the name Tom Collins, he wrote the Australian classic, Such is Life, as well as many poems.
Submit poems up to 60 lines in length.
Entry fee: $10 for each entry, with a limit of five entries per person.
Prizes: $1000 for first place; $300 for second prize; $100 for 3rd prize.
Closing date: Sunday 15 December 2019.
For more information, and to access the online entry form, please visit the FAW WA competition page.