Maribyrnong Young Writers Competition 2018


Entries have now closed for this year’s writing competition and the winners have been announced.

A presentation of winners and prizes was held at the Footscray Library on Thursday November 22.

The writing completion is held in partnership between the Rotary Club of Yarraville and the Maribyrnong Library Service.  All entrants must be residents or students in Maribyrnong, or be a member of the Maribyrnong Library Service.

Maribyrnong Young Writers Competition 2018 Prize Winners

Highly Commended:

Prep to Grade 1:

“In Search Of Pizza”(PDF, 20KB) by Louis Kaing

“ Mr Pickle And The Evil Humans”(PDF, 143KB) by Meabh Coleman

Grade 2 to 3:

“The Lemonappo Mystery ”(PDF, 37KB) by Cleo Dillon

“Diary Of A Mad Caw”(PDF, 148KB) by Eric Lukman

Grade 4 to 6:

“Going With The Wind”(PDF, 105KB) by Tess Hemley

“An Alpaca’s Tale”(PDF, 52KB) by Mason Donovan


Prep to Grade 1:  “The Monster”(PDF, 422KB) by Gretel Kelly

Grade 2 to 3:  “Possumville”(PDF, 274KB) by Ezekiel Ong

Grade 4 to 6:  “The Return Of The Tasmanian Tigers”(PDF, 76KB) by Yup Meng Quek