The Port Stephens Literature Award 2020

Closing date: 30th October 2020

Short stories up to 2000 words on any topic.

1st prize  $300
2nd prize $150
3rd prize $50
2 x $25 most highly commended prizes.
Plus $50 Reader’s Choice Award.

Entry fee $10 for the first entry; $5 for subsequent entries (cheques/money orders made out to TACE, cash accepted). 

  • Standard competition conditions apply – no entry form needed. Visit (Literature Award tab) for full details. 
  • Separate cover sheet with story title and author’s contact details.
  • Stories to be typed and double spaced.
  • Please advise on cover sheet if you don’t wish members of the public to read your story after judging.
  • Closing date 30th October 2020.

Enquiries: email to or visit

Postal Address:
Literature Awards
PO Box 105

Thank you to the competition sponsors: News of the Area and the volunteers at Tilligerry Adult and Community Education (‘TACE’). 

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