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The 2016 Gwen Harwood Poetry Prize

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Now in its 21st year, the Gwen Harwood Poetry Prize remembers Tasmania's most acclaimed poet.

Submissions are now open for a single poem or linked suite no longer than 80 lines. Poems previously published, or currently entered in any other competition, are not eligible.

Prizes are as follows:

  • First Prize: $2000 + publication in Island + annual domestic subscriptions* to Island, Griffith Review, Meanjin, Overland, Review of Australian Fiction, Southerly, Westerly and The Lifted Brow.

  • Second Prize: Publication in Island + annual domestic subscriptions* to Island, Griffith Review, Meanjin, Overland, Review of Australian Fiction, Southerly, Westerly and The Lifted Brow.

 * If you already have a subscription to any of these publications, you will receive a free renewal.

The entry fees are: $20 per entry for non-Island subscribers. $10 per entry for Island subscribers.

For further details and entry forms, please visit the link here.

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