The Best of Times Short Story Competition 2018

Closing date 31 October 2018. 

For humorous short stories (any theme) up to 2500 words.

First prize: $300–$500 (depending on number of entries); second prize: $100.

No entry form is required. Include a cover sheet with your name and address, story title and word count, and where you heard about the competition.

Entry fee is $10 per story. Send a cheque or money order made out to Chris Broadribb or use PayPal to pay .

Post your entry (including a large SSAE if you want the story returned and a results sheet, or a small SSAE for results only) to:

Best of Times Short Story Competition
PO Box 55, Blaxcell NSW 2142

or email it to

Competition website:


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