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The Booranga Prize for Fiction
Subcategory of The Booranga Prize
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History

'The Booranga Prizes, one for fiction and one for poetry, are awarded each year for the best short story and poem in the current issue of fourW, the annual anthology of new writing and graphics published by fourW press, out of Charles Sturt University's Booranga Writers' Centre. The competition judges are comprised of the fourW editor and the selection panel. The School of Humanities and Social Sciences at CSU funds the prizes, worth $250 each.' (Source http://www.melbournebooks.com.au/awaw2011contents.html#picaro )

Winners

2019 winner Rachael Mead for 'The Bouncer and the Blood Clot'.
2016 winner Sounds like Rain Beverley Lello , 2016 single work short story
— Appears in: FourW New Writing Twenty-Seven , no. 27 2016; (p. 69-73) Award Winning Australian Writing 2017 2017; (p. 270-277)
2013 winner Wet Season Broede Carmody , 2013 single work short story
— Appears in: New Writing , no. 24 2013; (p. 18-20) Award Winning Australian Writing 2014 2014; (p. 38-41)
2010 winner Bear Vs. Plane! Kirk Marshall , 2010 single work short story fantasy
— Appears in: FourW , no. 21 2010; (p. 109-111) Verity La , July 2010; Award Winning Australian Writing 2011 2011;
2010 winner Flight i "I have sent ripples through the deep pools", B. R. Dionysius , 2010 single work poetry
— Appears in: FourW , no. 21 2010; (p. 55)
2008 winner (Best Poem) This Machine Kills Fascists i "Bob Dylan wrote this on his guitar", Alicia Sometimes , 2008 single work poetry
— Appears in: Four W , no. 19 2008; (p. 119-121) The Best Australian Poems 2009 2009; (p. 185-187)
2008 winner (Best Prose Piece) Artist, 2008 Alicia Sometimes , 2008 single work short story
— Appears in: Four W , no. 19 2008; (p. 12-107)
2006 winner Nothing Contemplates Nothing Daniel King , 2006 single work short story
— Appears in: Four W , no. 17 2006; (p. 9-14)
2006 joint winner If You Want to Know the Difference i "between good and bad, Danny Bonaduce", Alison Eastley , 2006 single work poetry
— Appears in: Four W , no. 17 2006; (p. 4)
Awarded for the overall quality of the Author's works in this issue.
2006 joint winner Dead to the World My Body Was Sleeping i "except it wasn't my body, it was yours", Alison Eastley , 2006 single work poetry
— Appears in: Four W , no. 17 2006; (p. 3)
Awarded for the overall quality of the Author's works in this issue.
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