My Brother Jack Awards 2014 winners

Overview

The 2014 My Brother Jack Awards were open to people who live, work or study in Glen Eira. There were prizes for short stories and poetry in the categories of Primary; Junior Secondary; Senior Secondary; and Open. There was also an Open photography category. The winners of each category were announced at the Awards Ceremony held at Glen Eira Town Hall on Sunday 22 June 2014.

 

Grill’d Healthy Burgers Elsternwick Primary School Poetry Award

Judge: Ozlem Baro Judge's bio and report 
First place: Caleb Gering The Creature
Commended: Diya Agarwal

Martha Sands

Esperenza Wilson
Snow

With Wings I Can Fly

White Man

 

Hardie Grant Egmont Primary School Short Story Award

Judge: Angela Meyer   Judge's bio and report  
First place: Chloe Shin The Computer Pig
Commended: Matilda Pickthall

Veronica Perez-Torres

Jake Hudson-Thompson
Over the Hill

The Robbery

Sammy Bears Adventures

 

Grill’d Healthy Burgers Carnegie Junior Secondary School Poetry Award

Judge: Diana Harley    Judge's bio and report
First place: Susanna Gao  Blessings to a Child
Commended: Eloise Halloran

Mikailah You

Golda Sanchez
Calamity

Death

Laughter

 

Hardie Grant Egmont Junior Secondary School Short Story Award

Judge:   Stephanie Campisi Judge's bio and report  
First place:  Mia Pisano  Birdie in Flight
Commended: Naomi Rodriguez Ryan

Hannah Campbell

Chloe Chin
 A Breath Away

City of Ashes

Jungle Antics

Benn’s Books Senior Secondary School Poetry Award

Judge: P.S. Cottier  Judge's bio and report  
First place:  Lauren Rosenberg  Gone

 

Benn’s Books Senior Secondary School Short Story Award

Judge:   Amra Pajalic Judge's bio and report
First place: Matthew Laughlin The Artist
Commended: Kiara Currie

Danielle Clarke

Welcome to the World

The Garden

 

Glen Eira City Council Open Poetry Award

Judge:  Paul Mitchell Judge's bio and report  
First place: Alicia Sometimes Universality
Second place: Laura Hallsworth On Tuesday
Third place: Phillip Damon Carnegie's Coming Up
Commended: June Torcasio The River

 

Avenue Bookstore Open Short Story Award

Judge: Annette Trevitt Judge's bio and report
First place: Owen Johns Canal
Second place: Fleur Murphy The Good Femme
Third place: Elise Carrotte The Narrator
Commended: Brett Currie

Rosslyn Ball

Coming of the Thunder Men

A Bunch of Bags and a Bogan

 

Glen Eira City Council Photographic Award

Judge:   Diane Soumilas  Judge's bio and report

Naomi Rodriguez Ryan — Morning in Packer Park

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2014 My Brother Jack Awards were proudly supported by:

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