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Literary Award Winners

‚ÄčThe winners of the Lane Cove Literary Awards were announced at an Award Ceremony on Thursday 14 November.

There were more than 530 entries from across all states and territories in Australia.

Congratulations to the winners:

Short Story Prize

Death by Prawning by Marian McGuinness

Travel Story Prize

On First Seeing Antarctica by Marian McGuinness

Poetry Prize

(Mer)man-made Tide by Dave Drayton

The Burns Bay Bookery Resident Prize

Snails in the Mist by Alison Stewart

Len Wallis Audio Youth Prize  (16 - 24 years)

Feeling with Fingertips by Jessie Pearson

The Baytree by Ardency Senior Prize (65+ years)

Moss Poem by Janice Dean 

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Mayor of Lane Cove, Councillor Pam Palmer, with award winners.

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Burns Bay Bookery staff with the winner of the Burns Bay Bookery Resident Prize, Alison Stewart.

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Mayor of Lane Cove, Councillor Pam Palmer, with Marian McGuinness, winner of the Short Story and Travel Story prizes.

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Dr. Jennifer Crone (judge) with the winner of the Poetry Prize, Dave Drayton.