The Porter Prize is one of Australia’s most lucrative and respected awards for poetry. It honours the life and work of the great Australian poet Peter Porter (1929–2010), an honoured contributor to ABR for many years.
Poems must not exceed 75 lines and must be written in English.
Deadline for entries is 15 December 2014
*Entry is now closed*
First Prize: $5000
Shortlisted Poets: $500
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