Isa Rodeo Literary Competition

Congratulations to the winners of the 2011 Isa Rodeo Literary Competition. Winning entries can be downloaded below.

The Literary Competition is a joint initiative of the Mount Isa Writer’s Group and The North West Star. The competition is open to anyone in the north west region.


First PlaceThe Mighty Blue by Gret Allwood
Second PlaceThat One Weekend in August by Ruth Guice (nee Brown)
Third PlaceGunji by Wendy Potter

And a Special Mention goes to Angela Fortune for 12 Days of Rodeo.


First PlaceRodeo Troubles by Jeremy Robertson (age 12)
Second PlaceLife in the Outback by Lynette, Tiaan (age 10), Pieter (age 8) and James (age 6) Swart
Third PlaceHorseback Camping by Georgia Burgess (age 11)

And a Special Mention goes to Tydan Whitington (age 11) for Rural QLD.