Writing and Illustration competitions
Year 3 to Year 6 students
2023 Tell Me a Story Writing competition is now closed.
The results of the competition:
for Great Lakes entries, go to Great Lakes region competitions – Tell Me a Story
for Manning Valley entries, go to Manning region competitions – Tell Me a Story
All entrants receive Certificates and Feedbacks from Judges.
Students achieving “Commended” ranking or higher, receive Trophies.
2023 Tell Me a Story Illustration Competition
Any student interested in entering this competition is asked to illustrate one of the top stories from the writing competition.
Stories for illustrating have already been sent to schools. If you haven’t received stories for illustrating, please write to Teresa email@example.com
For the illustration competition CONDITIONS of ENTRY and SCHEDULE, please see the Illustration Competition page. Illustration Competition – Tell Me a Story
2023 Competition Book
We are taking orders for this year’s competition book. No money is required when ordering.
Three books are on offer:
one with top entries from Great Lakes region schools, excluding Nabiac Public,
one with top Nabiac Public school entries and
one with top entries from Manning region schools.
The books will be available for collection in August, at the Awards Events.
To order a 2023 Tell Me a Story competition book, please send an email to
Articles in The Forster Fortnightly community newspaper
Opening of the 2023 Tell Me a Story writing competition:
65th Edition 22 February 2023 – Page 6
For other newspaper articles see: Past Competitions – Tell Me a Story