to the Bronze Swagman Award for Bush Poetry
from Winton, Outback Queensland
2019 Bronze Swagman closes 30th April
The family of the late Tim Borthwick is donating a special prize for the best poem from a poet who has not yet appeared in the Bronze Swagman books.
2018 winners inside...see 2018 Award
Book Order page.
List of poems and poets appearing in 2018 book now on
2018 Award page
2013 and 2014 Bronze Swagman Books have now been re-printed and are now available
Site last updated 13th March 2019
2021 sees the 50th Anniversary of the Bronze Swagman Award for Bush Verse.
2021 also sees the 100th Anniversary of the first QANTAS Board
meeting - held at the Winton Club
Poems and Poets featured on this website at the moment
Poems from the Past page
This Farming Life's A Breeze by Norma Jeffries.
Dusk at Fisherman's Bend by Clover Nolan
His Hat by Barb Erlandson
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