Isabella McNickle, winner of Open category with Honor Auchinleck. Honor Auchinleck with Jennifer Morris, shortlisted Open category. Jan Lewis, shortlisted Local Category and Mayor Mary Fraser. Alana Brekelmans, shortlisted Open Category and Honor Auchinleck. Shortlisted Local Authors; Marilyn Hill, Mayor Mary Fraser, Alice McInnes, Jan Lewis and Chris Stuart. Shirley Chalmers, winner of the HarperCollins Rural Memoir Category. Alice McInnes, Friends of Corryong Library. Marilyn Hill, shortlisted Local Category with Mary Fraser, Mayor of Towong Shire. Honor Auchinleck. Honor Auchinleck, Founder of The Elyne Mitchell Writing Award. Tim Curnow with Honor Auchinleck. Kerri Harris, shortlisted open Category with Honor Auchinleck. Jennifer Morris, Jackie Tritt, Honor Auchinleck, Alana Brekelmans,Kerri Harris and Isabella McNickle. Tim Curnow, Elyne Mitchell's Literary Agent and special guest speaker. Isabella McNickle, winner of the Open Categorywith her family who attended the Awards night with her. Honor Auchinleck with Isabella McNickle, winner of the open Category. Katie Stackhouse from HarperCollins. Dixie Coutts, shortlisted Local Category and Mayor Mary Fraser. Austin-Lindsay, shortlisted HarperCollins Category with Kerri Harris, shortlisted Open Category and Alana Brekelmans, shortlisted Open Category. Guests gathered at the Corryong Uniting Church Hall. Charlotte Austin-Lindsay, shortlisted HarperCollins Rural Memoir Category. Sandy Mackinnon, Author of The Unlikely Voyage of Jack de Crow. Mayor Mary Fraser with Alice McInnis. Peter Sullivan, Master of Ceremony and Isabella McNickle, winner of the Open Category. Mary Fraser, Towong Shire Mayor. Jackie Tritt, shortlisted Open Category and Honor Auchinleck. Honor Auchinleck with Kerri Harris. TERMS & CONDITIONS Thinking about entering this years competition? Read our terms and conditions. JUDGES We prefer to keep their identities anonymous. Click for more info. ENTRY DETAILS Click here for all the details, categories, entry fees and prizes for 2019. WHATS NEW IN 2019 We're getting bigger and better all the time - find out what's new!