74th Annual Townsville Eisteddfod
Literary
11 Sep 2024 to 11 Sep 2024
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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2023 LITERARY DIVISION

ADJUDICATOR: Gerri Perriman, Townsville

Literary Works due at the Townsville Eisteddfod Office by 3.00pmSunday 6th August, 2023

  • Mark manuscript clearly in the top right corner of each page with Section number and Competitor’s name.
  • All submissions must be the original work of the competitor. The work may have been submitted as part of a school assignment. A completed Declaration form must be stapled to each literary work.
  • 1 entry per competitor per Section is allowed.
  1.                 All literary works must be typed or written on A4 paper
  2. A word count must be written at the end of the work.
  3. Submissions exceeding Word Limits will receive adjudication but will not receive a mark.
  4. All work needs to be final submission standard.
  5. Clip Art, Publisher &/or illustrations may be used to enhance presentation.
  6. Presentation should be in the style and character of the nature of the work.
  7.                 Results will be published on the Townsville Eisteddfod Website.
  8.                 Works & trophies must be collected from the Civic Theatre before 23rd September 2023. Any work not claimed by 23rd September 2023 will be destroyed.

      LITERARY ENCOURAGEMENT AWARDS:

  • Year 7 to Age 18
  • Year 6 & under
ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 3/06/2024 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Year 7 to Age 18
601 Original Poem Solo     Year 7 to Age 18

Max 150 words

The Vera Feeney Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Years 5 & 6
602 Original Poem Solo     Years 5 & 6

Max 150 words

Donated by Adrian & Janine Gabrielli

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Years 3 & 4
603 Original Poem Solo     Years 3 & 4

Max 100 words

Donated by the Rowan Family

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 2 & Under
604 Original Poem Solo     Year 2 & Under

Max 100 words

Donated by Glencore

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 7 to Age 18
605 Short Story Solo     Year 7 to Age 18

Max 1000 words

Donated by St Patrick's College Past Students Assoc

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 10 to Age 18
606 Creative Writing Solo     Year 10 to Age 18

Max 1000 words

The Vera Feeney Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Years 7 to 9
607 Creative Writing Solo     Years 7 to 9

Max 750 words

The Dr. D.M. Gibson-Wilde Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 6
608 Creative Writing Solo     Year 6

Max 500 words

Donated by J Nixon & D Allt

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 5
609 Creative Writing Solo     Year 5

Max 500 words

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 4
610 Creative Writing Solo     Year 4

Max 500 words

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 3
611 Creative Writing Solo     Year 3

Max 500 words

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 2
612 Creative Writing Solo     Year 2

Max 500 words

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 1 & Under
613 Creative Writing Solo      Year 1 & Under

Max 500 words

Donated by Townsville City Council

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Year 10 to Age 18
614 Functional Writing Solo     Year 10 to Age 18

Max 1000 words

Donated by BDmag

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Years 7 to 9
615 Functional Writing Solo     Years 7 to 9

Max 750 words

The Jack & Jim Gibbard Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Years 5 & 6
616 Functional Writing Solo     Years 5 & 6

Max 500 words

Donated by City Oasis Inn

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Years 3 & 4
617 Functional Writing Solo     Years 3 & 4

Max 500 words

Donated by City Oasis Inn

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC