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Connecting journalists with Australia’s best nature writers

Client

The Nature Conservancy Australia

What we did

The Nature Conservancy Australia Nature Writing Prize is a biennial competition open to short-story authors who explore their relationship and interaction with the Australian landscape.

Drawing of a Bunyip
Image: Bunyip (1935), artist unknown, from the National Library of Australia digital collections

We provided media assistance during the 2012 Prize, which included

  • interviewing the 5 short-listed authors and 2 judges
  • writing and distributing 5 media releases to local and national journalists
  • liaising with journalists to organise interviews for the judges, short-listed authors and winner of the prize.

Some of the media coverage included ABC’s Books and Arts program and Bush Telegraph.