Events and Workshops
Book this date: Saturday, 08th August 2020 10:00am
More writer events to come this year
The program offers something for writers at all stages of their career: from beginner through to established levels.
Storyfest National Novella Competition Now Open! Cash Prize $2,500 | Gold Coast Flights | Meet with Publicists
The Storyfest National Novella Writing Competition is open to all Australian high school students. It is a wonderful opportunity for serious student writers, encouraging them in their literary growth - and there are also some fantastic prizes on offer!
Here's what the competition entails:
- - Write a novella of between 8,000 and 20,000 words
- - Submit it by 4 December 2020
- - Have it judged by an expert panel
- - Winners from each State will be flown to the Gold Coast to enjoy Storyfest in March 2021 and will also receive a cash prize
- - On top of the prize for being a State winner, the National winner also receives a first prize of $2,500, as well as a full editorial report from Penguin Random House (Australia)