If you’re under 18 and can piece together 500 words then this competition is for you. Hunter Writers Centre’s Young Writers Competition is open to anyone under 18 years living in the Hunter or Central Coast region. The theme is open (so you can write on any topic). Entries must be 500 words or less.
Hunter PoetryFest, 19-21 October, 2012.
Workshops, demos, walkups, forums, wordgames and poetry fun!
Join this challenging mountain bike ride on Sunday 26 August 2012 through the world heritage listed forests of Mount Royal National Park, including a fun treasure hunt.
Youth Rockin' the Black Dog (YRBD) is an annual youth music competition, managed by the Hunter Institute of Mental Health in partnership with Black Dog Institute and Hunter headspace, with support from the local music industry in Newcastle, The Loft Youth Arts & Cultural Centre and with sponsorship from local business.
40th Anniversary Poster Competition for Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/ACT)
A chance to win $2000 cash!!
Aboriginal andTorres Strait Islander artists are invited to submit an artwork for the ALS 40th Anniversary Poster Competition to celebrate our 40th Anniversary.
The winning artwork will collect a$2000 cash prize.
The Newcastle Poetry Prize is one of Australia’s oldest and most important literary competitions and boasts a distinguished list of past winners and judges.
The Hunter Region has a long history of fostering poetry and an active community of local poets who who have enjoyed great success nationally in awards, publication and events.