The Sudden Writing Prize is open for entries!

Express Media is thrilled to be partnering again with the Australasian Association of Writing Programs (AAWP) to present the 2023 Sudden Writing Prize for emerging writers under 25!

The 2022 Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers Nonfiction Winner – S.D Munawara

S.D Munawara’s story Mental Funerals has been awarded The 2022 Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers in the category of creative nonfiction. Munawara was presented with the award online at the National Young Writers Festival at a special event, and won a $500 cash prize, an exclusive book pack from Hachette Australia and acknowledgement of their […]

The 2022 Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers Poetry Winner – Sammi Wu

Sammi Wu’s poem Art Class has been awarded The 2022 Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers in the category of poetry. Wu was presented with the award online at the National Young Writers Festival at a special event, and won a $500 cash prize, an exclusive book pack from Hachette Australia and acknowledgement of their […]