Tamba Magazine Poetry Competition

Tamba Magazine Poetry Competition 2022

1st Prize $250.00

2nd Prize $150.00

3rd Prize $100.00


Theme: We are looking for uplifting and inspirational poems of up to 60 lines


ENTRY FEE: $5.00 for one entry or $10.00 for three entries

Conditions of Entry

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ENTRY FORM.

THE AUTHOR’S NAME MUST NOT APPEAR ANYWHERE ON THE POEM - JUST THE TITLE OF THE ENTRY WHICH SHOULD APPEAR ON THE POEM AND ON THE ENTRY FORM

· The competition is open to all Australian residents

· Entries must be the competitor’s original and previously unpublished work – which includes any form of online publication

· Entries must not have received any other awards or recognition in any other competition or publication at the closing date of entry

· Entries must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere at the closing date of entry

· Up to three poems may be submitted by a single author – no group entries allowed

· The Goulburn Valley Writers Group Inc. and Tamba Magazine reserve the right to retain and publish winning/placegetter

entries online and in print

Copyright remains with the author

· Competitors are advised to retain a copy of items submitted – manuscripts will not be returned

· The judges reserve the right to reject entries that exceed the specified line limit

· The judges reserve the right to not award a prize if the quality of entries is not presumed to be of sufficient standard

· The judges’ decisions are final, and no correspondence will be entered into

· Only the winner and place-getters will be notified

· The winner and place-getter entries will be published by GV Writers Inc. on their website and in Tamba Magazine

· First, second and third placed entries will receive a certificate and prize money

· Entries which do not comply with these conditions cannot be accepted

· Winning poems will be announced on www.gvwritersgroup.com and in Tamba Magazine issue # 70 – Autumn/Winter 2022


· Enter on our website: - www.gvwritersgroup.com - or

· Postal entries to ‘Tamba Poetry Competition, PO Box 2115 Shepparton Vic 3632’

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD POSTAL ENTRY FORM

Competition commences December 15, 2021 and closes 11:59pm March 31, 2022