South Coast Writers Centre 2023 Poetry Award

Closing date: 5 March 2023

The SCWC Poetry Award 2023 seeks poems responding to the theme ‘in colour’, in association with Wollongong Art Gallery’s exhibition Thinking Through Pink


  • $1000 First Prize
  • $100 Second Prize
  • $100 SCWC Member Award
  • $100 Voucher Wollongong Art Gallery Special Award

Submission fee per poem is $15 ($10 for SCWC members).

The winning entries will be published in the South Coast Writers Centre’s 2023 Anthology.
Guest judge is award-winning poet, Peter Ramm. 

For full details including submission guidelines and online entry form, please visit

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