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2015 Aurealis Awards program booklet and panel reports

Click the link to download a PDF of the 21st Aurealis Awards Ceremony program booklet (March 25, 2016), containing the panel reports for this year. Thank you to Cat Sparks for her great work on the program!   Advertisements

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Aurealis Awards call for 2016 Judges

Applications are now open for the 2016 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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The Winners of the 2015 Aurealis Awards

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2015 Aurealis Awards! BEST CHILDREN’S FICTION A Single Stone, Meg McKinlay (Walker Books Australia)  BEST GRAPHIC NOVEL / ILLUSTRATED WORK The Singing Bones, Shaun Tan (Allen & Unwin) BEST YOUNG ADULT SHORT STORY … Continue reading

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Announcement: Aurealis Awards ceremony to livestream to Swancon!

We’re very pleased to announce that Contact, Swancon and the Aurealis Awards teams have been able to organise a live streaming event for the Aurealis Awards ceremony on Friday 25 March. If you are planning to attend Swancon, you will … Continue reading

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Announcing the Emcees!

We would like to introduce you to the hosts of the 2015 Aurealis Awards ceremony. It is our very great pleasure to welcome Brisbane locals Rowena Cory Daniells and Marianne de Pierres as emcees for the evening! They will be … Continue reading

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Reminder: tickets for the Aurealis Awards ceremony are limited!

A reminder that the Aurealis Awards ceremony in Brisbane on Friday 25 March is a ticketed event with limited tickets available. It is a SEPARATE event from Contact membership, with discount ticketing available for members of the Contact convention, but … Continue reading

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Aurealis Awards Ceremony, Friday 25 March, 2016

This year, the Aurealis Awards ceremony will be held in Brisbane, as part of the 2016 Natcon CONTACT.  WHEN: 6.30pm, Friday 25 March, 2016 WHERE: Hotel Jen, 159 Roma Street, Brisbane, QLD 4000 Tickets to the ceremony are $30.00 if purchased online by … Continue reading

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