City of Perth Haiku Competition Guidelines:

Haiku and Senryu will be accepted.

• Entries must be previously unpublished, nor entered in our
previous Haiku competitions.

• Entries are limited to 5 per entrant and must all be on one A4
paper. The name of the poet must be included at the bottom of
this page.

• A separate sheet must have name and contact details.

• The contact sheet must also list the first line of each poem.

• Font size to be at least 22pt.

• Any font style is acceptable.

• Entries will be judged purely on the text.

• Any pictures or decorations must fit on the page with the Haiku.

Entries OPEN on Monday 21 July , and CLOSE at 6pm Thursday
7 August.

Entries will not be accepted outside these dates.

Submit entries marked “ HAIKU 2008 ” :

Deliver… to the City of Perth Library, 573 Hay St Perth

Post … GPO Box C120 Perth 6839

Email …

Emailed poems must be sent as a word document attachment

Prizes : 1st - $ 75, 2nd - $ 50, 3rd - $40

Winners will be listed in the Library on Monday 1 September andon Library’s web page .

Entries will be displayed on the Poetry Wall in the Library Monday 1 September - Saturday 13 September 2008

Haiku will not be returned unless accompanied with a stamped, self - addressed envelope