2014 Ron Pretty Poetry Prize

Congratulations to the winning, shortlisted and longlisted poets for their fine entries. Poems can be viewed by clicking on the titles below.

Winning Entry

Speaking bluntly‘ by Sarah Rice


Afterthoughts‘ by Ian Gibbins

Bach and the essence of things‘ by Anne M Carson

Ghost Gum Plateau‘ by Steve Armstrong

Peregrine Moon‘ by Mark Tredinnick

What?‘ by Mark Tredinnick


See the full longlist here.

Judge’s Report

Read Ron Pretty’s Judge’s Report here.