Glen Eira City Council’s My Brother Jack Awards 2015 were announced at a ceremony at Town Hall on Sunday 21 June.
Held as part of the Glen Eira Storytelling Festival, a record number of entries were received this year, with 443 submitted.
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Awards and the Centenary of the Gallipoli landing, any short story or poem set in or around World War One was eligible to enter the Caulfield and Bentleigh RSL Special Award — 126 entries were considered for this Award.
Council would like to thank each of the judges for their time and commitment, as well as the sponsors, both old and new, and the supporters of the Awards.
*Fatema Ahmed has requested that her story not be published.
Sarah Black — Bridge in Mallanbool Reserve