LORD MAYOR'S CREATIVE WRITING PRIZE 2017

Overall Winner & Nonfiction Winner: "When Everything Goes Shit for a Bit"

 

VOICEWORKS

Issue #109: “When Everything Goes Shit for a Bit” (nonfiction, print)

Issue #110: "Car Ride" (fiction, print)

 

JUNKEE

“The Next Generation of Space Telescopes Will Open Up the Universe Like Never Before

“Accidental Savants: Inside the Minds of the World’s Most Unlikely Geniuses”

“Meet Pantone, The Company That Owns Almost Every Colour You Can Imagine”

"Five Iconic Historical Figures Whose Real Faces You Probably Don’t Recognise"

 

VICE AUSTRALIA

ABC iView: “Over-Represented: A VICE Special on Indigenous Incarceration” (documentary)

“Uranium Minefield: Bleeding Aboriginal Land Dry”

“Indigenous Australians Are Excluded From Managing Water on Their Own Land”

“Why Are Indigenous Australian Kids Doing Time In Adult Prisons?”

Western Australia’s Toughest Prison is for Women”

“The Surprisingly Sensitive World of Men Who Own Sex Dolls”

“A New Documentary Explores What It’s Like to Grow with Same-Sex Parents”

“Australian Universities Aren’t Recognising Transgender and Intersex Students”

“Indigenous Groups Warn Changes to Adoption Legislation Could Lead to Cultural Genocide”

“Democratising Art with the Guy Behind the Google Art Project”

“Noah Taylor ’s Strange, Blankly Beautiful Paintings”

“I Went to A Cryptoparty To Ask Why People Want to Protect Their Data”

“Delicious and Nutritious Feral Camels Are Destroying Western Australia”

“New Zealand’s Sex Workers Are Fighting for Public Toilets in Christchurch”

“The Challenge of Identifying the Dead in A Disaster”

“Fifty-Five Dead Greyhounds Were Found in A Mass Grave in Queensland”

“Australia in the 80s Was Downbeat and Colour-Drenched

“Melbourne Tried To Have A Tomato Festival and It Was a Violent Mess”

“New Zealand Gangs Are Making Peace and Mowing Lawns”

“What It’s Like Growing Up on an Organ-Transplant Waitlist”

“A Prison Sentence for a Facebook Image Shows How Restrictive Burma’s Anti-Free-Speech

Laws Have Become”

 

IMPRINT

“Squatters and Savages: Ballarat Art Gallery”

“Between the Sheets: Artists’ Books 2017 - Australian Galleries”

“Gallery Thebarton: ‘Monumental’”

 

REDR AUSTRALIA

“Chainsaw Gangs in the Philippines” (print)

“Emergency Preparation & Response in Laos” (print)

“The Philippines: Coordination in a Disaster” (print)

“RedR Australia Monitoring Relations & Training” (print)

“Phillippines Up Close” (print)

 

THE COURIER

“Gravy Train; The Secrets Behind a Ballarat Staple”

“Mothers Do All the Work, Still” (print)

Campaign Supports Employees Facing Mental Health Issues”

“Support Red Nose Day to Support SIDS and Kids”

“Latest Medical Procedure Results in Much Less Pain for Patients"

"Ballet Students to Compete in Sydney"

"Health Scare for Dogs after Eating Toxic Compost"

"Resident Unaware of Loss of Weekend Letter Collection as Australia Post Cuts Services"

"Communal Hub For Artists A First"

 

CATALYST

"457 Visas: Who Do They Really Benefit?"

"Thank You, Thank You Love: Review"

 

CITY JOURNAL

"Students Fight Fees With Fire"

 

THE DWARF

"In Conversation With: Drunk Mums"