The Mayor of Boroondara, Cr Jane Addis congratulated the winners of the 2018 Boroondara Literary Awards and said the Awards provide an opportunity for writers to share their writing and have their work recognised.
“We received over 1,470 submissions from a strong field of entries across all three categories, and everyone who entered should be proud of their originality, creativity and the quality of their work” said Cr Addis.
The winners in each category are:
|Open Short Story Competition||Imbi Neeme: Naamah’s Ark|
|Keith Carroll award||Katherine O’Hanlon: Renaissance|
|Junior Poetry award||
Itzy Kelly : Evolution
|Middle Poetry award||Odi Paatsch : Pocket Mirror|
|Senior Poetry award||Clem McNabb : Aquarium|
|Junior Prose award||Lotus Das-Hyland : The Day the Unwanted Visitor Arrived|
|Middle Prose award||Lottie Dalton : Milky Ways|
|Senior Prose award||Lucienne Bourke : Goosey|
Congratulations to all the winners.
For a full list of winning and highly commended entries as well as the 2018 Judges’ reports, view the 2018 Boroondara Literary Awards winners.
The Boroondara Literary Awards is an annual event and the City of Boroondara is grateful to the Rotary Club of Balwyn for their support as they continue to encourage all kinds of writers and would-be writers to put pen to paper and write.