The Original Stories & Yarns Performance Award has a prize of $1,000 – Sponsored by the Queensland Folk Federation Inc and is open to an original story or yarn, fact or fiction, with an uplifting and inspirational storyline.
Entry: Original Stories & Yarns Performance Award PDF 163k)
Don't be deterred by distance or cost. If you are short listed you will receive a ticket to the Woodford Festival which includes camping. If you are not interested in taking your tent you can book into the on site Tent Motel. (Prices and details on festival website). These tents are spacious and clean and equipped with stretches - all you need to take is a sleeping bag. David Hallet is co-ordinating the Spirit of Woodford Story Award for the second time and invites you to consider putting in an entry for the award.
Be inspired to have a go. Previous Victorian winners and short listed storytellers include Cora Zon and Jackie Kerin
All the info: Woodford Festival