Announcing the 2015 Ned Kelly Awards Shortlist

One of Australia’s most well-known authors, Helen Garner is among a strong list of writers competing for this year’s Ned Kelly Award for Best True Crime. The shortlist, announced by the Australian Crime Writers Association (ACWA) on Saturday August 8 at the Byron Bay Writers Festival includes journalists Debi Marshall, Kate McClymont, Linton Besser, David Murray, Amy Dale and freelance writer Liam Pieper.

Announcing the 2013 Ned Kelly Longlist for the Sandra Harvey Short Story Award

The 2013 Ned Kelly Award - Sandra Harvey Short Story Award word is 'ECHO'. That word must appear in both the title and the story itself.

Our longlist has been posted with a shortlist to follow asap.

Congratulations to all the short story writers, it's another exciting and interesting list of submissions.

The list is now available at: (Click on the Longlists tab)