Benalla Rural City Councillor Barbara Alexander visited the Australian Christian College — Hume to promote the writing competition held as part of this year’s Benalla Festival.
The competition is open to all with prizes available in three categories; Primary School, Secondary School and an Open Section.
The schools categories include years 3/4, 5/6, 7/8, 9/10 and 11/12 with prizes for first, second and third set at $140, $70 and $30 respectively.
The ‘‘Open’’ category includes prizes for first, second and third set at $200, $120, and $80.
Entry forms are available from Benalla Library. Students can request them directly from their school.
Entries close on October 22. For more information, visit www.benallafestival.com