Congratulations to all the entrants of the 2012 Banjo Paterson Writing Awards. We are pleased to announce the winners:
Short Story: 1st Place: Jim Kent, of Port Fairy VIC, for Midwife
2nd Place: Fiona Skepper, of Elwood VIC, for La Primevera
3rd Place: Jessica Hancock, of Maylands WA, for The Hayshed
1st Prize: Tom Mc Ilveen Port Macquarie, NSW for – Rainbow Serpent's Progeny
2nd Prize: Debra Dunn, of Orange, for – Monuments of Time
Peter Rondel WA for – The Great Flood
1st Prize: Helen Thurloe, Avalon NSW for Host
2nd Prize: Margaret Bradstock, of Coogee, for Mawson: the Heroic Era
Third Prize:Jo Mills, WA, for Crown of Stars
ABC Local Radio Childrens Award:
1st Prize: Parris Hammond, of Marrickville NSW, for Letter to the Moon
2nd Prize: Charlie Campbell, of Orange, for the poem Just One Day
3rd Prize: Annie Nash, of Coonabarabran, for story Me and a Horse Called Manny.
Yvonne Zola encouragement award to Bella Stoyles, of Orange, for The Sling Shot Sargeant.
The winning entries can be viewed on the Home page - check it out www.wordsoutwest.com.au