THIS FABULOUS OPPORTUNITY IS CURRENTLY CLOSED. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER TO FIND OUT WHEN IT REOPENS. See below for the winning pitch.

How would YOU like to win a publishing package valued at $12,000?

Do you have an idea for a memoir, self-help, business book, or a book of fiction? Are you already writing one? Or have you already finished your manuscript?

Pitch it to us in our Pitch to Publish Competition.

The winner gets to choose one of our three writing pathways.

We will then publish their book!

The Details

  • fill out and return the entry form
  • pay the entry fee of $45.00 …
  • … unless you’re a member of a Writers Centre, Society of Women Writers, or the ASA, then entry costs just $35.00!
  • pitch your book
  • and you can enter as many times as you like! Each entry will need to be accompanied with its own entry form and entry fee.

Opens: 1 December 2019

Closes: 10 February 2020

Definitions of Each Book

Business

Showcase your expertise in your field by writing a methodology about how to excel.

Memoir

A story about your your life designed to impart a message to the reader.

Self-Help

Teach a reader to heal through your very own wisdom and techniques.

Fiction

A story or stories you’ve made up. This could be a novel or a collection of short stories.

Congratulations to Penne Schwarz for winning the Pitch to Publish competition for 2020. Here is the winning pitch: Legally dead or illegally alive,  the decision two parents were confronted with when their son was diagnosed with a rare cancer and sent home to die. This is the inspiring true story of a little boy whose life became a legacy of hope, and how Belle Gibson betrayed a child’s trust for her own gain.