Conditions of Entry- Illustration

Students in Year 3 to Year 6 can enter this competition.

A student is asked to submit an illustration for one of the stories that will be published in the 2022 Tell Me a Story competition book.  Lists of stories for illustrating are to be send to schools on Monday, 23rd May 2022.

There are separate lists of stories for Year 3-4 and Year 5-6 illustrators.

To Enter this Competition                                                                                      

For a student, to enter this competition, we need to receive a list of student(s) from school, or a parent/guardian, by email to:    in the format:

School Year at School Student’s Name

Any time, on or before Thursday, 30th June 2022.


The illustration can be designed as the title page or as an illustration within the story.


Submitted entries must be the original work, not scanned or copied.

They must be either on A3 or A4 sized paper, either landscape or portrait format.

The artwork can be in any medium, in colour or black and white.  Soft mediums such as charcoal and pastel, must be ‘fixed’ with a spray fixative.  No entries which are still wet will be accepted.

The Deadline

                       By Thursday, 30th June all Artworks should be received.

Delivery of Art Work

  1. Please write at the back of an artwork:        
School Year at School Student’s Name Story Illustrated
  1. Please send, or deliver the entries, in a sealed envelope, to the following address:

Tell Me a Story Illustration Competition

c/o  Post Office

Tuncurry NSW 2428

( 80-82 Manning Street, Tuncurry )

  1. Multiple entries in one envelope, please
  2. Please write your School’s name on the envelope

Other Important Information

Entries must be student’s own work.

An artwork shouldn’t incorporate any identifying information about the student.

By entering this competition, student’s parent/guardian is agreeing for student’s work to be exhibited at the Awards Event and included in Tell Me a Story book.

All entrants, their teachers and families are invited to attend the Awards Event where the top stories and illustrations will be exhibited.