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Mayors' Short Story Competition

The Mayors’ Short Story Challenge is a wonderful collaboration between the City of Victor Harbor, Alexandrina Councils and the District Council of Yankalilla, celebrating ‘creative’ writing.   The “Challenge” is held during term two each year for school aged children, from reception to year 10.  Each year the Mayors’ Short Story gets bigger & better with both councils receiving a record number of entries.

Entires open at the start of Term 2, each year, for all schools in the Council these areas.

The 2017 competition begun on the 1st of May, with schools being emailed prior to the end of Term 1.

For more information please select one the following link options:

Parent Information Pack - 2017 or Teacher Information Pack - 2017

The information for the 2018 competition will be updated on this site mid Term 1 2018.

 


The Mayors' Short Story Challenge 2017 Results

Shortlisted Entries and Winners

 Victor Harbor Reception to Year 2 Section

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Conley

Victor Harbor R-7 School

The Puppy

Riley

Barrett

Victor Harbor R-7 School

Untitled “A Girl Named Bob”

Danika

Millard

Victor Harbor R-7 School

Once upon a time

Phoenix

MacKenzie

Victor Harbor R-7 School

Untitled “I love to Dance”

Section Winner

Riley Barrett - Victor Harbor R-7 School

“A Girl Named Bob”

 

 Victor Harbor Year 3 to Year 4 Section

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Takaya

Norris

Victor Harbor R-7 School

Fairy Island

Savannah

Dennison

Victor Harbor R-7 School

Into the Future

Tayla

Murphy

Encounter Lutheran College

Crow Joe

Madelyne

Belton

Investigator College

Save the Forest

 Section Winner

Takaya Norris - Victor Harbor R-7 School

"Fairy Island"

 

 Victor Harbor Year 5 to Year 7 Section

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Skye

Jucius

Victor Harbor R-7 School

Jahni

Brigitte

Zorkovic

Investigator College

The Ant Who Lifted a Watermelon

Sophie

Walton

Encounter Lutheran College

Drummer Boy

Tamsin

Savery

Investigator College

Graffiti

 Section Winner

Brigitte Zorkovic, Investigator College – Victor Harbor

"The Ant Who Lifted a Watermelon"

 

  Victor Harbor Year 8 to Year 10 

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William

Taylor

Investigator College

The Road Less Travelled

Darcy

Leach

Encounter Lutheran College

The Wolf, The Pigs and the Person in Red

Jessica

Mignanelli

Investigator College

Untitled“ The Sheep”

Molly

Peier

Encounter Lutheran College

Lottie

Section Winner

 William Taylor, Investigator College – Victor Harbor

"The Road Less Travelled"

 

Overall Winner

Brigitte Zorkovic, Investigator College - Victor Harbor

 

Congratulations to all who entered!

To view the results for Alexandrina Council and the District Council of Yankalilla please visit their websites.

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