Spring Arts Literary Award and MAD Tales

We’ve received some great entries for MAD Tales and the SALA Short Story Prize. Join for us the launch party and readings on 29 October at Bos Taurus!

MADTalesCoverJoin us for the MAD Tales Launch party upstairs at Bos Taurus in High Street Mansfield on 29 October.

Everyone welcome.

A great night of readings from MAD Tales, and the announcement of the SALA Short Story Prize winners – national and local.


SALA Short Story Prize

  • Invites entries from anywhere in Australia
  • A $1000 prize for the best short story submitted from anywhere in Australia
  • $500 prize for the best local short story
  • A selection of delicious wines fromĀ  Delatite wines for both the national winner and the local winer
  • And what makes this prize really different is that the 20 best stories will be published in a beautifully designed little volume that will be available nationally.
  • More information on our SALA Short Story prize page

MAD Tales

  • For Mansfield writers
  • Fiction, poetry, non-fiction
  • Local stories by local writers
  • 20 entries will be published as MAD Tales – a locally designed booklet free to all entrants and available to family and friends for a small cost
  • Launching on 29 October at Bos Taurus in High Street Mansfield, with contributors invited to read their work
  • The Local Writer prize of the SALA Short Story Prize will also be announced at this event!
  • More information on our MAD Tales page