2017 Poetry Awards E-launch

The 2017 Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Awards are officially open!


This year we decided to E-launch our competition with a promotional video, which can be viewed HERE, designed to reach more people and better adverstise our exciting competition.

The competition runs from March 1 until June 30, with the optional theme of "All Over The World". Submissions are accepted online and by post. 

If you are a teacher, parent or student, make sure you don't miss Australia's oldest and largest poetry competition for school-age students!


For more information, contact our Project Officer: e. dorotheamackellar[at]bigpond[dot]com p. (02)67421200