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Bronze Swagman Award 2018

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The aim of this competition is to encourage the writing of new works. Poem(s) must be the entrant's own work.

Some important things to note:

  • Poem(s) must be in traditional Australian Bush Verse form (Rhyme and Rhythm) with an Australian theme. There is no limit to the length of entries.
  • Enclose poem(s), with entry form and fee, in suitable package and post to:
    Bronze Swagman Award, P.O. Box 44, Winton. Qld. Australia. 4735.
  • You can email entries, but they will only be received on the condition that they are in Word Format.
    They can be sent to
    You will receive a confirmation email back from the voluntary co-ordinator within 5 days - i.e. if you don't get an email back, assume that it has not reached its destination.

Entry fee: $20.00 per entry form. Maximum of 3 poems per form. 

The closing date is 30 April 2018 (post marked no later than).

For full details on terms and conditions and payment, please visit the website here.


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