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Margaret River Short Story Writing Competition
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History

The Margaret River Short Story Competition, organised by Margaret River Press and Arts Margaret River, began in 2011. There are two categories to the competition: the general category, open to entrants from all around Australia; and a South West category, open to those who live in the South West of Western Australia. A call for submissions goes out in July, with a closing date of November. 
 

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Winners (also see subcategories)10716012

2019 winner We'll Stand in that Place Kit Scriven , 2019 single work short story
— Appears in: We'll Stand in That Place and Other Stories : Margaret River Short Story Competition 2019 2019; (p. 1-12)
2018 winner Andrew Roff

for Pigface

2017 winner Laura Elvery for Joiner Bay
2016 winner Shibboleth Joanne Riccioni , 2016 single work short story
— Appears in: Shibboleth & Other Stories : Margaret River Short Story Competiion 2016 2016;
2016 winner South West Prize Theo Phil Sparrow , 2016 single work short story
— Appears in: Shibboleth & Other Stories : Margaret River Short Story Competiion 2016 2016;
2015 winner Melanie Napthine First prize winner, for the story 'Lost Boy'.
2014 winner The Trouble with Flying Ruth Wyer , 2014 single work short story
— Appears in: Award Winning Australian Writing 2014 2014; (p. 288-296) The Trouble With Flying and Other Stories 2014; (p. 17-31)
2013 winner Knitting Barry Divola , 2013 single work short story
— Appears in: Award Winning Australian Writing 2013 2013; (p. 165-171)
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