Story writing competition

2017 short story writing competition

Writers of all ages are welcome to enter Moreland City Libraries’ 2017 story writing competition.

The topic for 2017 is – I woke up and discovered I wasn’t in my bed.

  • Each entry is limited to a maximum of 500 words
  • Entries must be submitted by Friday 28 July
  • Only one entry per person 

To enter, pick up an entry form from any Moreland library or download a form (DOC 3Mb).

Submit your entry

  • By post to Moreland City Libraries story writing competition, C/ - Coburg Library,
    PO Box 113. Coburg 3058, or

Start writing now! 

Writing workshops – what makes a good story?  

Explore the world of creative writing with author Angela Savage.

In preparation for Moreland City Libraries’ 2017 short story writing competition, award-winning author Angela Savage will help you put pen to paper and explore the world of creative writing.

Angela will present two fun, interactive sessions where you will learn how to hook your reader and keep them interested.

Handouts will be provided.

Workshop for Grade 5 – 6 children:

2 pm, Monday 3 July, Coburg Library

Workshop for teenagers and adults:

7 pm, Monday 3 July, Coburg Library

Places limited. Registration essential.