Festival events for writers

If you’re a writer dreaming of publication or even just starting on the journey, we’ve put together a  mix’n’match mini-masterclass for aspiring and emerging writers

The short story long, long, long list

A funny story… we’ve turned things on their head here at Mansfield Readers and Writers.  Normally, with competitions like this, there’s an entry deadline, then

Shortlisted stories announced!

We’re thrilled to announce the shortlisted entries in the first Mansfield Readers and Writers Short Story Competition. With a theme of ‘Heart’ the competition attracted over 100 entries, with every state and territory represented.

fountain pen with a splatter of red ink in the shape of a heart.

Short story competition – entries now open

We’re pumped to announce that entries to the Mansfield Readers and Writers national short story competition are now open, and will close on 20 November. The competition theme is ‘Heart’ and is open to all Australian writers.