Guests gathered at the Corryong Uniting Church Hall. Tim Curnow with Honor Auchinleck. Dixie Coutts, shortlisted Local Category and Mayor Mary Fraser. Mayor Mary Fraser with Alice McInnis. Charlotte Austin-Lindsay, shortlisted HarperCollins Rural Memoir Category. Honor Auchinleck, Founder of The Elyne Mitchell Writing Award. Alana Brekelmans, shortlisted Open Category and Honor Auchinleck. Honor Auchinleck with Jennifer Morris, shortlisted Open category. Shortlisted Local Authors; Marilyn Hill, Mayor Mary Fraser, Alice McInnes, Jan Lewis and Chris Stuart. Tim Curnow, Elyne Mitchell's Literary Agent and special guest speaker. Honor Auchinleck with Isabella McNickle, winner of the open Category. Austin-Lindsay, shortlisted HarperCollins Category with Kerri Harris, shortlisted Open Category and Alana Brekelmans, shortlisted Open Category. Katie Stackhouse from HarperCollins. Jennifer Morris, Jackie Tritt, Honor Auchinleck, Alana Brekelmans,Kerri Harris and Isabella McNickle. Shirley Chalmers, winner of the HarperCollins Rural Memoir Category. Sandy Mackinnon, Author of The Unlikely Voyage of Jack de Crow. Mary Fraser, Towong Shire Mayor. Jan Lewis, shortlisted Local Category and Mayor Mary Fraser. Isabella McNickle, winner of the Open Categorywith her family who attended the Awards night with her. Kerri Harris, shortlisted open Category with Honor Auchinleck. Isabella McNickle, winner of Open category with Honor Auchinleck. Peter Sullivan, Master of Ceremony and Isabella McNickle, winner of the Open Category. Honor Auchinleck. Alice McInnes, Friends of Corryong Library. Honor Auchinleck with Kerri Harris. Marilyn Hill, shortlisted Local Category with Mary Fraser, Mayor of Towong Shire. Jackie Tritt, shortlisted Open Category and Honor Auchinleck. 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 2018. WHATS NEW IN 2018 We're getting bigger and better all the time - find out what's new!