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The Vera Newsom Poetry Award
Subcategory of Awards Australian Awards
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Presented by Youngstreet Poets. This biennial prize honours distinguished poet and educator Vera Newsom (1912-2006), a longstanding member of Youngstreet Poets.


2011 winner Dust Ode : Ashes to Ashes i "Dry depositions of death, circular detritus of stars", Peter Lach-Newinsky , 2012 single work poetry
— Appears in: Award Winning Australian Writing 2012 2012; (p. 36-37)
2011 winner Peter Lach-Newinsky For his poem 'Dust Ode'
2005 winner Presence i "He braces his legs", Beverley George , 2006 single work poetry
— Appears in: Famous Reporter , [August] no. 33 2006; (p. 64)