Please note that the information in this post (posted on 31 May) has been amended. ALL poetry information is now found on the main ‘Competitions’ page here.
Direct link at: https://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/competitions/
Here are this week’s updates.
The 2014 Toolangi C. J. Dennis Poetry Competition has opened for entries.
Click here for more information:
Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards
A reminder about the Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards – The oldest and largest poetry competition for school aged children in Australia.
Click here for more information.
Poems about Myths and Legends
Click here for more information regarding an anthology of poems for children about myths and legends.
All competition details (in chronological order for deadline listings) are listed on the main ‘Competition’ page at: https://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/competitions/
There is a great article on poetry for children in the May 2014 Books for Keeps.
For more information, click here:
An article on Henry Lawson (contributed by Robyn Youl) has been added to our growing list of talented Australian poets.
That’s it for this week.