Do you love writing? Do you love entering book-related competitions?


If so, keep an eye on this page because we will continually add any competitions we find out about. And if you hear of any, please let us know.

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Write the World

A range of writing competitions including reviews, song writing, poetry, creative non-fiction.


West Australian Young Readers' Book Award

The 2021 Shortlists have been released – students of Western Australia can read and vote now!

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Future Leaders Writing Prize

The Future Leaders Writing Prize is designed to recognise and reward talented young writers. It aims to encourage expressive and creative writing. Year 11 & 12 students.

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Laura Literary Awards

A range of poetry and short story competitions for various age categories from junior primary to young adults.


Little Black Dress Spooky Story Competition

Annual spooky story competition for West Australian writers,  sponsored by Little Black Dress Productions.



Slinkies is looking for your writing in under 10,000 words and of absolutely any genre or style, to publish and promote in our annual run of carefully hand-selected Slinkies digital publications.