Short Story Competition


Imagine a day in someone else’s shoes….

If you’re a boy, imagine being a girl for a day.

If you’re a girl, imagine being a boy for a day.

  • What would be great?
  • What would be challenging?
  • Would your day be different?

Stories up to 250 words in each group will go into the draw to win one of two $100 Westfield Gift Vouchers.

Winners will be announced at the Pakenham Show on Saturday 17 March, 2018 and invited to read their entry, which will be published in the Pakenham Gazette.

Competition opens 8 January 2018 and closes 28 February 2018. 

Terms and Conditions

Entry Guidelines:

  • The writer’s name must NOT appear anywhere on the entry, only on the entry form

  • Entries open at 9am on 8 January 2018 and entries close at 5pm on 28 February 2018

  • If you are hand delivering your entry to Pakenham Library multiple page entries must be stapled in the top corner, show page numbers, and have the title of the entry written at the top of every page and a print out of the completed entry from must also be included

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