Prizes

Subscriberthon 2017: Prizes

Overland, helping to read between the lines since 1954!

Subscribe now for the chance to win some of the stellar prizes below, and to support progressive literary culture for another year.

*A giant thanks to the friends and supporters of Overland’s 2017 Subscriberthon!

Major Prizes

Major Prize 1: Books and the Bay

Major Prize 1

Three-day holiday in Byron Bay, including:

– Tickets to the 2018 Byron Writers Festival
– Return flights (from anywhere in Australia)
– Two nights accommodation

3-month coffee subscription from Wide Open Road

Full collection of Cordite Books, Series One (2015–2016) and Series Two (2016–2017)

1 x block of Loving Earth mint chocolate

1 x bottle of Noisy Ritual 2016 Great Western Shiraz

1 x bottle of Noisy Ritual 2017 King Valley Pinot Gris

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

1 x Scribe pack, including:

  • The road to ruin by Niki Savva
  • Familiar things by Hwang Sok-Yong
  • The show by Mark Aarons with John Grenville
  • In the land of Giants by Gabi Martinez
  • The family by Chris Johnston and Rosie Jones
  • The summer that melted everything by Tiffany McDaniel
  • The sleep solution by W Chris Winter
  • The science of appearances by Jacinta Halloran
  • Inglorious Empire by Sashi Tharoor
  • The secret code-breakers of central bureau by David Duffy

Major Prize 2: Emerging artist’s bike camp

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1 x Overland cartooning workshop for you and four members of your writing group/community; to be facilitated by Overland contributor Sam Wallman in Melbourne in early 2018

1 x short story critique from Overland fiction editor Jennifer Mills

1 x Reid White Harrier Fixed wheel bike

1 x Text classic pack, including a Text tote bag, Text Classics 100 Postcards, and these ten books:

  • The getting of wisdom by Henry Handel Richardson
  • Dog boy by Eva Hornung
  • They’re a weird mob by Nino Culotta
  • Death in Brunswick by Boyd Oxlade
  • I for Isobel by Amy Witting
  • Madame midas by Fergus Hume
  • The women in black by Madeline St John
  • Me and Mr Booker by Cory Taylor
  • Cosmo Cosmolino by Helen Garner
  • Came Back to Show You I Could Fly by Robin Klein
  • 1 x block of Loving Earth mylk chocolate

One-year subscription to Voiceworks

Going Down Swinging issues 37 and 38

1 x 2018 Pilot diary

1 x awesome TLB pack, including:

  • The Town Shaun Prescott
  • The island will sink Briohny Doyle
  • Law school Benjamin Law and Jenny Phang
  • 2 x t-shirts
  • 5 x The Lifted Brow back issues 30–34

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

Major Prize 3: 2D or not 2D

(aka Screen dreams and painted scenes)

*canine not included

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1 x Neon Nintendo Switch

1 x Switch game: Mario and Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Nicky Minus original artwork (cover from Overland 226)

1 x Cinema Nova silver pass – three months of films for you and a friend! (Don’t reside in Melbourne? That’s okay, you can pass this one onto a lucky friend/loved one)

1 x double mini-membership to Cinémathèque (Don’t reside in Melbourne? See above)

1 x Frog Dog Studio shoot voucher (worth $399); includes 1 pet photography sessions for two dogs from the same household and a 8×10 fine art print

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

1 x block of Loving Earth hazelnut chocolate

Bee Sustainable voucher to a bee-keeping workshop and a copy of the book BeeAgSkills

1 x $30 North Melbourne Books voucher

Black Inc. tote bag

1 x pack of some fine Madman entertainment:

  • Mountain by the Australian Chamber Orchestra
  • Donnie Darko
  • The Congress
  • The Trip to Italy
  • This is England ‘88
  • Secrets and Lies
  • Deep Water
  • Still Life
  • Haemoo 
  • Regular Show 
  • The Hunter

1 x La Mama double pass and drink vouchers

1 x 2018 Pilot diary

1 x Scribe pack, including:

  • Watching out by Julian Burnside
  • Position doubtful by Kim Mahood
  • The heart tastes bitter by Victor del Arbol
  • The show by Mark Aarons with John Grenville
  • Client earth by James Thornton and Martin Goodman
  • The summer that melted everything by Tiffany McDaniel
  • The secret code-breakers of central bureau by David Duffy
  • The family by Chris Johnston and Rosie Jones
  • Gravity well by Melanie Joosten

Regional Prizes

ACT

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1 x ACT Writers Centre membership

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

1 x Palace Cinemas double pass

One-year subscription to Southerly

1 x Loving Earth mandarin chocolate

1 x Noisy Ritual 2016 Sunbury Chardonnay

The following books and journals:

  • The beautiful miscellaneous by Dominic Smith
  • This water, five tales by Beverley Farmer
  • Making modern Australia edited by Jenny Hocking
  • The 2:7:1 Plan by Tim Robards
  • Going Down Swinging 37

New South Wales

NSW-prize

1 x NSW Writers Centre membership

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

1 x Palace Cinemas double pass

1 x Loving Earth raspberry chocolate

1 x Noisy Ritual 2017 Valley Pinot Gris

Double pass to the School of Life ‘How to’ class (Sydney)

The following books and journals:

  • Holden by Toby Hagon and Will Hagon
  • The Salamanders by William Lane
  • The gap of time by Jeanette Winterson
  • This water, five tales by Beverley Farmer
  • Going Down Swinging 37

Northern Territory

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One-year subscription to Griffith Review

1 x Noisy Ritual 2016 Sunbury Chardonnay

1 x NT Writers Centre membership

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

1 x Loving Earth dark chocolate

The following books and journals:

  • Jealousy Peter Toohey
  • Earth Masters Clive Hamilton
  • Tinkering Katherine Wilson
  • Food for Life Michelle Bridges
  • Going Down Swinging 37

Queensland

QLD-prize

1 x Queensland Writers Centre membership

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

1 x Palace Cinemas double pass

1 x Loving Earth creamy coconut mylk chocolate

One-year subscription to Island magazine

1 x Noisy Ritual 2016 Heathcote Shiraz

The following books and journals:

  • Abandoned India by Kip Scott
  • Loitering with intent by Ritu Menon
  • Crossing the lines by Sulari Gentill
  • Siren by Rachel Matthews
  • Poum and Alexandrew by Catherine de Saint Phalle
  • The good country by Bain Attwood
  • Going Down Swinging 37

South Australia

SA-prize

1 x SA Writers Centre membership

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

1 x Palace Cinemas double pass

1 x Loving Earth caramel chocolate

One-year subscription to Island magazine

1 x Noisy ritual 2016 Geelong Pinot Noir

The following books and journals:

  • The twentieth man by Tony Jones
  • The book of thistles by Noëlle Janaczewska
  • The last days of Jeanne d’Arc by Ali Alizadeh
  • The energy guide by Dr Libby Weaver
  • Going Down Swinging 37

Tasmania

TAS-prize

One-year subscription to Meanjin

1 x Tasmania Writers Centre yearly membership

One-year print and online membership to Books + Publishing

1 x Noisy Ritual 2016 Heathcote Shiraz

1 x Loving Earth mandarin chocolate

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

The following books and journals:

  • A rightful place
  • The unknown Judith Wright by Georgina Arnott
  • Negri: Letters from prison translated by Ed Emery
  • Forging Capitalism by Ian Klaus
  • The Good Country by Bain Attwood
  • Going Down Swinging 37

Victoria

VIC-prize

1 x Writers Victoria yearly membership

Double pass La Mama Theatre with drinks

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

Double pass to the School of Life ‘How to’ class (Melbourne)

1 x Palace Cinemas double pass

1 x Loving Earth lemon caramel chocolate

1 x Noisy Ritual 2016 Heathcote Sangiovese

The following books and journals:

  • From the wreck Jane Rawson
  • Wellmania Brigid Delaney
  • Tinkering Katherine Wilson
  • Food to make you glow Lola Berry
  • Going Down Swinging 37

Western Australia

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$50 Paperback Bookshop voucher

One-year Australian Book Review digital subscription

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

1 x Loving Earth lemon caramel chocolate

1 x Noisy ritual 2016 Great Western Shiraz

The following titles:

  • The last days of Jeanne d’Arc Ali Alizadeh
  • Drawing Sybylla Odette Kelada
  • Half Wild Pip Smith
  • Australian lives Anisa Puri and Alistair Thomson
  • Happy and Whole Magdalena Roze

New Zealand

NZ-prize

$100 Unity Books voucher

$20 Ferret Bookstore voucher

One-year subscription to Kill Your Darlings

1 x Loving Earth salted caramel chocolate block

1 x Noisy Ritual 2016 Geelong Pinot Noir

1 x Black Inc. tote bag

The following books and journals:

  • The sari of surya vilas by Vayu Naidu
  • Soon by Lois Murphy
  • Midnight in Europe by Alan Furst
  • Origin by Dan Brown
  • Food health and happiness by Oprah Winfrey
  • Going Down Swinging 37 and 38

Daily Prizes

Day One: Early bird

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Double pass to Bangarra Dance Theatre

One-year subscription to Griffith Review

Padre coffee (500 grams) and Devouring Melbourne by Monique Bayer

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

1 x bottle of Noisy Ritual 2016 Heathcote Sangiovese

1 x Loving Earth Nutty Mr Maple chocolate

1 x Black Inc. tote bag

4 x back issues of Dumbo Feather (issues 49–52)

The following books:

  • The book of thistles by Noëlle Janaczewska
  • Tinkering by Katherine Wilson
  • Disappearing off the face of the earth by David Cohen
  • The last man in Europe by Dennis Glover
  • The truth about the Harry Quebert affair by Joel Dicker
  • Something for nothing by Andy Muir

Day Two and Three / The weekend: Cultured and caffeinated

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One-year subscription to Crikey

1 x year digital subscription to The Saturday Paper

$100 Melbourne International Film Festival voucher

1 x 2018 Pilot diary

Padre coffee (500 grams) and Devouring Melbourne by Monique Bayer

1 x Loving Earth Coffee Ka-Pow chocolate

$50 Readings gift voucher

The following books and journals:

  • No more boats by Felicity Castagna
  • The love of a bad man by Laura Elizabeth Woolett
  • Tinkering by Katherine Wilson
  • Disappearing off the face of the earth by David Cohen
  • The birdman’s wife by Melissa Ashley
  • The Lifted Brow 5 x back issues 30–34

1 x Black Inc. tote bag

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

Day Four: Not a note wrong

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One-year subscription to Westerly

1 x 3RRR pack, including:

  • 4 x RRR t-shirts (one in every RRR colour!)
  • Radio City by Mark Phillips
  • Used and Recorded by Volume 2 and 3 CDs
  • Warner Corner CD

Padre coffee (500 grams) and Devouring Melbourne by Monique Bayer

1 x Black Inc. tote bag

1 x PBS Proud Membership

1 x Loving Earth Very Buck ’N Berry chocolate

The following books and journals:

  • Dumbo Feather pack of 4 (issues 49–52)
  • The memory of music by Andrew Ford
  • The songs of trees by David George Haskell
  • On Brunswick ground by Catherine de Saint Phalle
  • The tiny museums by Carolyn Abbs

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

Day Five: Perfect prose and poetry

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1 x 2018 Pilot diary

$50 Mountain Goat voucher

$50 Better Read Than Dead voucher

One-year subscription to Australian Poetry

The following acclaimed literary titles:

  • Passage Kate Middleton
  • The Honeymoon Stage Oscar Schwartz
  • Lunar Inheritance Lachlan Brown
  • Inside my Mother by Ali Cobby Echermann
  • The tiny museums Carolyn Abbs
  • The green bell Paula Keogh
  • No more boats Felicity Castagna
  • Their brilliant careers Ryan O’Neill
  • Our man elsewhere Thorton McCamish
  • Black rock white city AS Patrić
  • Extinctions Josephine Wilson

Padre coffee (500 grams) and Devouring Melbourne by Monique Bayer

1 x Loving Earth Turkishly Delightful chocolate

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

Dumbo Feather pack of 4 (issues 49–52)

1 x Black Inc. Tote Bag

Day Six: Parental leave pack

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One-year digital subscription to The Saturday Paper

$100 Miss Gertrude voucher

Padre coffee (500 grams) and Devouring Melbourne by Monique Bayer

Dumbo Feather pack of 4 (issues 49–52)

The following children’s books:

  • The 78-Storey Treehouse Andy Griffiths (with illustrated drink bottle!)
  • The Treehouse Fun Book 1
  • The Treehouse Fun Book 2 (Jill Griffiths, Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton)
  • The 91-Storey Treehouse by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton
  • What the ladybird heard and other stories – Bedtime bookcase by Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks **
  • Little friends box set (with books and toys) **
  • First 100 animals bright baby book **
  • First 100 words sticker book **
  • First numbers, colours, shapes sticker book **
  • Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell **
  • The Gruffalo puppet book **

1 x Loving earth Banoffee Bang Bang chocolate

The following titles:

  • Dataclysm: who we are* by Christian Rudder
  • The drover’s wife edited by Frank Moorhouse
  • Extinctions by Josephine Wilson
  • Dying in the first person by Nike Sulway

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

1 x Black Inc. tote bag

Day Seven: The unfiction prize

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Double pass to The Wheeler Centre’s ‘The show of the year’

One-year subscription to Crikey

$50 Paperback Bookshop voucher

1 x 2018 Pilot diary

1 x Loving Earth Salted Caramel Swayzee chocolate

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

Padre coffee (500 grams) and Devouring Melbourne by Monique Bayer

Dumbo Feather pack of 4 (issues 49–52)

The following titles:

  • Woman of substances by Jenny Valentish
  • The inheritor’s powder by Sandra Hempel
  • Australian lives by Anisa Puri and Alistair Thomson
  • The wonder of birds by Jim Robbins
  • Making modern Australia edited by Jenny Hocking
  • The partnership by Pamela Katz

1 x Black Inc. Tote Bag

Final Day: Stage and page

day-8-prize

Gargouille issues 1–6 – The story so far

Double pass to The Wheeler Centre’s ‘The show of the year’

Melbourne Theatre Company double pass to a 2018 production

One-year digital subscription to The Saturday Paper

Loving Earth 85% Dark block

1 x double pass to The killing of a sacred deer

Padre coffee (500 grams) and Devouring Melbourne by Monique Bayer

Dumbo Feather pack of 4 (issues 49–52)

The following titles:

  • Life’s little instruction book
  • Drawing Sybylla Odette Kelada
  • Inside my Mother by Ali Cobby Echermann
  • Old Growth John Kinsella
  • Barking dogs Rebekah Clarkson
  • Ache Eliza Henry Jones

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