Short story writing competition

And the winners are ...

'Marngrook Football' is an artwork by Aunty Marlene Gilson that is from the Moreland Art Collection. The work depicts Indigenous football being played adjacent to an Australian rules game.

            Image of Marngrook Football 2015        

Marlene Gilson. Marngrook Football, 2015. Acrylic on canvas. 80 x 100 cm. Collection of Moreland City Council. Image courtesy of the artist.

Up to 8 years old   

Winner: Francis H. - Sphero BOLT robot                                       

How I learnt to play Marngrook (PDF 188Kb)

Achievement award: Eliza H. -  $50 book voucher

Marngrook Football (PDF 266Kb)        

9 to 12 years old    

Winner: Hannah H. - Sphero BOLT robot 

Marngrook (PDF 24Kb)                             

Achievement award: Lucinda P. -  $50 book voucher

Marngrook (PDF 131Kb)

13 to 17 years old 

Winner: Laurie N. - $200 JB Hi-Fi voucher 

Marngrook (PDF 42Kb)               

Achievement award: Sophia T. - $50 book voucher   

The Colourful Leaves  (PDF 329Kb)  


Winner: Pamela R. - 1 year mebership to Writers’ Victoria + $100 book voucher 

Déjà vu  (PDF 111Kb)

Achievement award: William D.  - $100 book voucher     

Marngrook Football (PDF 293Kb)



Book vouchers are redeemable at most Australian book stores.  

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