The Furphy 2021 Literary Awards – Awards ceremony details

The 2021 Furphy Literary Awards will be presented online tomorrow night. Get the link here.

Bruny Island oyster grower loves a furphy

Self-confessed ‘frustrated writer’ Lee Macefield entered the Furphy Literary Award competition and his story was chosen for the Anthology. He was interviewed for the ABC’s ‘Tasmanian Country Hour’.

Almanac Books: The Furphy Anthology 2020

Taken from the cream of entries into last year’s Furphy Literary Award, The Furphy Anthology 2020 contains sixteen of the best stories on the topic of ‘Australian Life’.

The Furphy Literary Award 2021

Just a friendly reminder that entries for the Furphy Literary Award for 2021 close on April 30. More details in this post.

Book Launch: The Furphy Anthology 2020

Last year’s successful Furphy Literary Award’s best pieces have been collated into’ The Furphy Anthology’, which was recently launched at Richmond’s iconic London Tavern pub.

The 2020 Furphy Literary Award winners

A massive amount of contributors to the 2020 Furphy Literary Award has boiled down to just one winner. Check out the official press release regarding the winners and finalists of all competitions.

The 2020 Furphy Literary Award short list announced

No doubt Almanac writers threw their hat in the ring of the Furphy Literary Award. It has been an enormous success with 850 entries (and a further 250 entries in the junior sections). Here are the short lists. The winners will be announced later this month and the virtual presentation will occur on July 25.

The Furphy Literary Award – an opportunity for all writers.

Entries can now be lodged in the Furphy Literary Award (worth $15,000). Almanac writers please note. [Have a crack – Ed]