Tag: Newcastle

36th ANNUAL NEWCASTLE POETRY PRIZE NOW OPEN

The 36th Newcastle Poetry Prize has opened for entries. Hunter Writers Centre invites any Australian poet (living here or overseas) to submit a poem up to 200 lines. The competition will close on 30 June 2017. The Newcastle Poetry Prize is one of the…

Newcastle Writers Festival

The weekend just passed was the fourth annual Newcastle Writers Festival at which I volunteered all day Saturday and Sunday. It was a tiring, yet extremely rewarding experience. I met some really lovely people and even got to listen in on some really brilliant sessions….