COAL CREEK COMMUNITY PARK AND MUSEUM - LITERARY FESTIVAL

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On Sunday 8 October 2017- The 2017 Coal Creek Literary Festival will be held at Coal Creek, Korumburra, Victoria.
Event Admission: $10, Concession: $8, Child Under 16: $5
Admission includes simple lunch.
Competitions: (ENTRIES TO BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN 5PM WEDNESDAY 4TH OCTOBER)
$500 Writers Prize
The Coal Creek Literary Festival will be running a number of writing competitions this year as part of the festival. The main competition will again be the Bert van Bedaf Memorial Award for the best short story. Bert was an integral part of getting the Coal Creek Literary Festival off the ground ten years ago. After Bert passed away in 2010, the open short story competition was renamed to honour his memory. Past winning entries have been posted on the Coal Creek Literary Festival website.
The competition is open to anyone with an imagination, a pen and paper or word processing program. You can enter as many times as you like, each entry must pay an entry fee.
Competition entry Fee is $15
The festival will also be running an Open Poetry competition which offers a $200 prize-Competition entry fee is $10
Now entering its seventh year, the Bert van Bedaf award has proved to be a very popular part of the Coal Creek Literary Festival with entries coming from all over Australia.
Entry forms can be downloaded from the Coal Creek Literary Festival website or can be picked up from Coal Creek Community Park & Museum in Korumburra.
Conditions and entry fees are all on the entry form.
Entries close Wednesday 4th October - 5pm deadline.
Date/Time: Sunday 8 October
Cost: Event Admission: $10, Concession: $8, Child Under 16: $5
Writing competitions extra - see their website for more information