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Ink About It Writing Competition

Write a short story or poem!

Write a G-rated short story or poem of up to 500 words.

Works must be original. Open theme: write about anything!

Winners will be published here on the Kingston Libraries website.

Download the Entry Form (81KB) and start writing today! Heaps of great prizes are up for grabs.

Terms and Conditions

  1. Entry is free.
  2. Submissions must be G-Rated.
  3. One entry per person.
  4. Entry is open to anyone who is aged 5-16 years and lives, works, goes to school or plays in the City of Kingston.
  5. Word limit: 500 words.
  6. Story or poem must be an original work.
  7. Entries close Saturday 5 October 2019.
  8. The judges' decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  9. The top three entries will be published on Kingston Libraries' website.
  10. Entries may be collated into a book and added to the Kingston Libraries' collection.
  11. Entries will not be returned.
  12. Win Westfield vouchers! 1st prize - $200, 2nd prize - $100, 3rd prize $50.

More information

For more info and to enter, please contact library@kingston.vic.gov.au, phone 1300 135 668 or drop in to any Kingston Libraries' branch.