AlburyCity Short Story Award


Explore this year's theme of refuge - open your mind, think outside the box and see where the idea of refuge takes you.

First prize is $1,000 cash plus great prizes for runners up.

Winning entries will be announced by 2018 short story judge, Mark Smith, at the awards ceremony on Thursday 6 September during the Write Around the Murray Festival.

Competition Details

  • Theme: Refuge
  • Word limit: 3,000
  • Entry fee: $10
  • First prize: $1,000
  • Closing date extended: 5pm, Friday 20 July, 2018

Further details in the conditions of entry

Entries to the short short story competition have now closed - thanks everyone for your submissions.
We look forward to announcing the winner in September at the festival.