Are you a keen young writer? Have a story you have been wanting to share with the world? Write a 1,000 word short story for your chance to win $500 and publishing opportunities with Byron Writers Festival!
Susie Warrick was a much loved staff member at the Northern Rivers Writers Centre (now Byron Writers Festival) and the Award was established to honour her memory, celebrate the art of the short story, and to support emerging young writers in furthering their career.
‘Susie Warrick is remembered as a woman of grace and intellect, humour and wisdom.’ – Jill Eddington former Byron Writers Festival Director
This fantastic opportunity is sponsored by Brian Warrick and the Bangalow Lions Club.
This short story competition is open to young writers living in the Northern Rivers and has two categories:
Category 1: Year 7 to 9 students Category 2: Year 10 to 12 students