Writing Prompts

Many young writers want to write a story, they just don’t know where to start.

Every week, we share a writing prompt to kick start a story. They are included in our weekly newsletter and you can find them all here.

If your young writer is looking for more inspiration, come along to our Virtual Writers Groups, subscribe to The Clubhouse, and get involved in our quarterly anthology.

Medals Galore!

Over the course of a day, you find you are earning medals for simple things – getting out of bed, brushing your teeth, going for

Read More »

Music Practice

Learning an instrument can be hard and takes a lot of practice to master. Write a story about a music practice session – from the

Read More »

Holiday Portal

It’s school holidays and you find yourself stuck at home… then you find your parents have planned to go on a family holiday. Instead of

Read More »

Take Flight

Imagine that you invent or discover a contraption that helps you to fly. Write a story about the day you discover whatever it is that

Read More »

What an Honour

Every year on the Queen’s Birthday weekend, honours are given to prominent Australians. Newspapers are full of stories of daring feats and tales of going

Read More »

Eating Lollipops

My four-year-old nephew tells me that there is a right way to eat lollipops! Write a story about what happens if you eat a lollipop the

Read More »

Teddy Bear Hospital

Your favourite soft toy has split a seam and needs to go to the Teddy Bear Hospital to be repaired, before coming home again good

Read More »