Friday winds itself around close of business to remind you that the 2018 MPU International Poetry Competition closes soon. Just one weekend to go. Sunday October 7th, 11.59pm AEST is the cut off. Almost time for our 2018 comp judge Joel Deane to begin his readings, let’s make his job tough eh 😉 Time to final polish those poems and send them in, and you could win a pile of money. First prize is $1,500 AUD.


Entry forms & terms and conditions attached.

All the details of how to submit are also on our website – click HERE.

And any questions prior to submission can be directed here

Thanks to our 2018 competition sponsors Black Pepper Publishing, Black Inc Books, Snap Printing Heidelberg, The Paperback Bookshop (Bourke St, Melbourne), and Wendy Fleming.

Our competition judge Joel Deane is reading at The Paperback Bookshop on October 10th, see their website for details. Highly recommended event.