We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Elyne Mitchell Writing Awards

Winner of the Open category and $1000 prize is Melbourne writer Kasey Symons with her story “Sam’s Big Game”.  

Winner of the Local category and $500 prize is Dixie Coutts with “Lost and Found

Roni O’Brien of Yarrawonga was awarded the $100 Dymocks voucher non fiction bonus with “Eman’s Apple


Congratulations to this year’s winners and to all the authors whose works were shortlisted.  Our 9 judges were very impressed with the standard and diversity of this year’s entries.

Bound soft cover books of all this year’s shortlisted stories can be purchased from the CNC for $15 + $3 postage.  Email your order to sara@corryongnc.org.  Payment can be made by credit card, EFT, cash or cheque.  Please advise your payment preference with your order.  Copies will also be available at Dymocks Albury and Legends Café, Corryong.