Author Archives: Tehani

Aurealis Winners list on Goodreads

Marianne de Pierres let us know today that she has created an Aurealis Winners list on Goodreads. The list has already blossomed with nearly 100 winners from the 20 years of the Awards, but there are still winners missing. If … Continue reading

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Sara Douglass Book Series Awards closes soon!

Please be aware that the deadline for the Sara Douglass Book Series Award is 31 August, 2015. That is just two weeks away! In this inaugural year, we hope to achieve comprehensive coverage of eligible Australian-authored series books that concluded between 2011 and … Continue reading

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2015 Aurealis Awards are open for entries

2015 Aurealis Awards overseers, the Western Australian Science Fiction Foundation (WASFF), announces that the 2015 Aurealis Awards are now open for entries. The Aurealis Awards, Australia’s premier awards for Speculative Fiction, are for works of speculative fiction written by an … Continue reading

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Entries open (and coming soon)

Entries are now open for the Sara Douglass Book Series Award, which close on August 31, 2015. Nominations are also open for the Convenors’ Award for Excellence (closing December). Please consider the information regarding both these Awards before making your entries, noting … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2015 Aurealis Awards judging panels

Every year, we are fortunate that people from all over Australia volunteer their time and expertise to judge for the Aurealis Awards. They are amazing, they work extremely hard, and each year bring you the best of the best Australian … Continue reading

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Announcing the Sara Douglass Book Series Award

It is our very great pleasure to announce the introduction of the Sara Douglass Book Series Award. BACKGROUND With the blessing of the executor of Sara Douglass’s estate, the Aurealis Awards is very pleased to introduce the Sara Douglass Book … Continue reading

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We welcome our new Aurealis Awards overlords!

We would like to formally welcome the Western Australian Science Fiction Foundation (WASFF) as our new overlords for the next three years! The Western Australian Science Fiction Foundation (WASFF) is a non profit, community based organisation that aims to promote … Continue reading

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Aurealis Awards call for 2015 Judges

Applications are now open for the 2015 Aurealis Awards judging panels.  Please read the following information carefully before submitting your application as we cannot make exceptions to the requirements. We are seeking expressions of interest from people who would like to judge … Continue reading

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And the winners are…

Congratulations to all the winners awarded at the glitzy ceremony in Canberra last night. It was a wonderful event, organised by Awards convenor extraordinaire Nicole Murphy and hosted by the amazing Margo Lanagan. While we announced the results on Twitter … Continue reading

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ANNOUNCEMENT: 2014 Aurealis Awards Shortlist

2014 Aurealis Awards finalists announced Conflux Inc., organisers of the 2014 Aurealis Awards, are delighted to announce the finalists for the 2014 Aurealis Awards. Judging Coordinator, Tehani Wessely, said that with over 750 entries across the twelve categories, the judges … Continue reading

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