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FREE Short Story Competition

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The Great Australian FLASH FICTION CHALLENGE

Write a fictitious story using just 50 words

based on anything to do with Australia.

1st Prize $200, 2nd Prize $100, 3rd Prize $50

50 Word FLASH FICTION STORY CHALLENGE
Entries Close Midnight Wednesday November 8th,  2017, AEST. 
Winners announced Thursday 7th December, 2017.

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Conditions of entry

  • You must have permission from your parents and/or legal guardians to enter the competition.
  • To enter you must be between 8 years old and 12 years old at the closing date of the competition.
  • Entry to the competition is open to Australian residents only.
  • Writers may only submit one entry each.
  • Your story must be exactly 50 words in length. No more, no less.
  •  Only one author per story. (You have to write the story by yourself.)
  • All entries must be previously unpublished original works and must not have won prizes, contracts or cash in any other competition.
  • Entries will only be accepted with a fully completed entry form including contact details for the parent/guardian of the child entering.
  • The author’s name must not appear on the story.
  • The entries will be judged anonymously.
  • Copyright will remain the property of the author.
  • Entries that fail to comply with all entry rules and requirements will be disqualified.
  • The decision of the judges is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • Winners will be contacted through the email address or phone number provided.
  • We will not share your email, phone number, address or personal details with others.