Closing Date: Quarterly Entry Fee: Free First Prize: $500 Conducted by: Australian Writers' Centre' Details: Flash fiction up to 500 words, topic is announced with 55 hours to write and submit. Sign up ahead of time to receive the notificaiton Where to enter: https://www.writerscentre.com.au/furious-fiction/
Fellowship of Australian Writers Sponsored Competitions
FAW branches sponsor a number of writing competitions throughout the year, which members and non-members can enter. Details of the competitions are listed on the relevant state page.
Free Writing Courses
University-level Courses: Open Culture
Open Culture has a lot of links to free University-level courses. Here’s the link for their Writing Courses page: https://www.openculture.com/free-online-writing-journalism-courses
Information About the Craft of Writing
Another very useful place to learn more about the craft of writing, for free, is Lady Jabberwocky’s blog: http://ladyjabberwocky.com
Lady Jabberwocky publishes a weekly writing prompt. http://ladyjabberwocky.com
The Ragtag Community (an international group of bloggers) produce The Ragtag Daily Prompt, which is unsurprisingly published every day. https://ragtagcommunity.wordpress.com
Authors Publish Magazine gives updates on publishers who are seeking submissions.