Australia’s premier youth literary journal publishes the best poetry, fiction, nonfiction, comics and visual artwork by people under 25.
Left to Write
Our new 2021 initiative, Left to Write, is an online 6 week writing group, workshop and community program that aims to connect writers and encourage accountability.
The National Editors and Writers Conference (NEWS)
Professional development for newly-appointed student media editors from across Australia.
Working with young people in secondary schools to build essential literary skills, develop their voices and achieve their creative goals through workshops and writing incentives.
A travelling pop-up program bringing workshops, masterclasses, networking opportunities and special events to young writers across Australia.
A series of intensive, craft-specific online writing programs.
The Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers
Awarding unforgettable opportunities to writers aged 18 and under, across the categories of poetry, fiction and nonfiction.
The Deakin University Nonfiction Prize
A unique development award to foster talented nonfiction writers aged 30 or under.
The Kat Muscat Fellowship
Offering support and development for a young woman or non-binary writer or editor.