Writing and Illustration competitions



Welcome to

Competitions for
Year 3 to Year 6 students


2024  Tell Me a Story illustration competition is now open.

For the illustration competition Conditions of Entry, click HERE

For the writing and the illustration competition SCHEDULE, click  HERE

For Parental Permission to Publish and book order, click  HERE


2024 Competition books need to be pre-ordered by 28th June (GL schools) and by 7th July (Manning schools).

Articles in The Forster Fortnightly community newspaper

FF 79th Edition 6 September 2023 – pages 8 & 9

Awards’ Event in Tuncurry Memorial Hall on 25th of August 2023. – Pages 8 & 9

FF 77th Edition 9 August 2023 – p15 &16

The List of students who achieved top results in the Writing and in the  Illustration competitions to be displayed at the Tuncurry exhibition.

The article portrays students behind book cover illustrations, for three books we have published.

FF 72nd Edition 31 May 2023 – page 9

Tell Me a Story in writing becomes Draw Me a Story! – the start of the illustration competition.

FF 65th Edition 22 February 2023 – Page 6

Opening of the 2023 Tell Me a Story writing competition.

For other newspaper articles see:       Past Competitions – Tell Me a Story


Stephen Bromhead MP’s speech in NSW Parliament