You are cordially invited to attend
celebrations for the
Bronze Swagman Award For Bush Verse
to be held in Winton on
Monday 20th September 2021
at Windemere Station, just out of town.
You may be
interested in also taking in: - Thursday 16th September
2021 - children's Bush Poetry Performance Festival at Winton Shire Hall. Free
- Saturday 18th September 2021 -proposed North Gregory Race Club
- Monday 20th September 2021 - 50th Bronze Swagman Event
which will also be our Welcome to the Outback Festival
- Tuesday 21st September to Saturday 25th September - Winton's Outback Festival.
Plan early to be part of the fun and
Contact: Jeff Close, Hon Bronze Swagman Co-ordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org
Entries are now open for the 2021 Bronze Swagman
Award for Bush Verse - the 50th. Entries appreciated by email in WORD as it saves
scanning/retyping and also cuts down on errors in
transcription, but we take all entries.
or (preferred) THIS YEAR YOU MAY again EMAIL ENTRIES, but they
will only be received on condition they are in Word Format,
that they are sent to email@example.com and that
you receive a confirmation email back from the voluntary
co-ordinator within 5 days. ie if you don't get an email back
assume it has not reached its destination.
not be returned on completion of the competition.
8. The Winner,
Runner-up , Highly Commended and Tim Borthwick
Memorial Prize winners will be notified,and
trophies and certificates
posted, after the Judge's decision is available and the book is at the printers.
9. The entrant
grants the Committee permission to publish verse
entered in the competition
in the Bronze Swagman Book of Bush Verse 2021.
Committee reserves the right to select suitable verse for publication.
11. All entrants
in the Award receive a complimentary copy of the 2021 Book
per each entry form. THERE WILL ALSO BE A SEPARATE 50TH
ANNIVERSARY BOOK AVAILABLE for separate purchase.
to the book will be notified, and additional copies will be available
purchase at $18.00 each (plus postage).
decision will be final and binding.
correspondence will be entered into.
1. Cheque: Make
Cheques payable to
Winton Business &
Tourism Assoc. Inc.
2. Direct Deposit*
details: BSB: 034-228 Account Number: 10-6325
*Please use your
surname as a reference, and send deposit confirmation with your entry form
Not all poems
can be published in the Bronze Swagman
Book of Bush Verse.
So, we are
offering an option for all contributors to the 2021 Bronze Swagman Award:
you would like to have your poem considered
for up-loading to
the Bronze Swagman website or facebook page, please
tick the box below.
Yes, I hereby give my permission for the poem(s) I
to be up-loaded to the Bronze Swagman Website or Facebook page, if