Conditions of entry:

  • Only residents within a 150 km radius of Albury are eligible to enter.
  • Entry is free.
  • Maximum of ONE (1) entry per person 
  • All entries are to be original and unpublished work by the author and should be 50 words exactly (excluding title).  Valid entries must include the word ‘Shadow’ or variation such as shadows, shadowing, shadowy, shadowed).The judges reserve the right to reject works over or under the word limit.
  • The title is NOT counted in the word limit.
  • The name of the entrant should not appear on the story.
  • Entries must be submitted by 5.00pm on Wednesday 26 July 2017. Online submissions close at 5.00pm and late entries will not be accepted.
  • Please type or paste your text into the space provided.
  • All entrants will be invited via email to the announcement of winners and awarding of prizes to be held on Thursday 14 September 2017 at 5.30pm at the Albury LibraryMuseum.
  • The judging panel’s decision will be final.
  • Winners will be published on the Write Around the Murray website.
  • The most outstanding entries may appear as projections at the LibraryMuseum or in other public forums.
  • Staff of AlburyCity are not eligible to enter this competition.