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Dame Mary Gilmore Medal
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Awarded by the Australian Literary Society.

Latest Winners / Recipients

Year: 1973

winner y separately published work icon Condolences of the Season : Selected Poems Bruce Dawe , Melbourne : Longman Cheshire , 1971 Z546924 1971 selected work poetry

Year: 1970

winner y separately published work icon Moon in the Ground Keith Antill , Sydney : Norstrilia Press , 1979 Z35599 1979 single work novel science fiction 'What is really happening at the famous and very secret US base just outside of Alice Springs? Communications with satellites . . . or communications with Pandora? And who is Pandora? An ancient Aboriginal god, the origin of the Rainbow Snake legends from the dreamtime? A computer with a quirky sense of humour? A vanguard of an interstellar invasion fleet? Or is the reality much simpler . . . and much more dangerous?' (Source: back cover blurb.)

Year: 1967

winner form y separately published work icon Tilley Landed On Our Shores Pat Flower , Melbourne : ABC Television , 1969 7108860 1969 single work film/TV historical fiction

A comic account of Governor Phillips's 1788 landing in Australia.

Little is now known about this instalment in Australian Plays, although Lenore Nicklin noted in the Sydney Morning Herald ('The Fantastic Life Comes Over', 1 January 1970, p.4) that 'Ready When You Are, C.B., and Tilley Landed On Our Shores would have joint claims for the worst program of the year.'

Year: 1966

Year: 1965

winner John Blight
winner D. H. Crick