The 4th Kokako Tanka Competition

Entries for the 4th Kokako Tanka Competition are open until 31 October 2012. First Prize is NZ$200, with Second and Third Prizes of NZ$50 each. The Judge is Tony Beyer.

Send entries to:

The Kokako Tanka Competition,
Patricia Prime
42 Flanshaw Road
Te Atatu South
Auckland 0610
New Zealand

Please make cheques out to Kokako
Overseas entrants may send cash at their own risk

Conditions of entry:

1. Tanka must be previously unpublished and not under consideration elsewhere.
2. Entry fee is NZ$2 per tanka or 3 for NZ$5; overseas entries: US$1 per tanka, or 4
for US$3. Any number of entries may be sent.
3. Send two copies of each tanka, or group of tanka, with your name, address and
email on one copy only.
4. 1st, 2nd & 3rd tanka, 3 Highly Commended and 3 Commended entries will be
published in Kokako 18 (April 2013), along with the judge’s report.
5. Winners will be notified by email or mail.
6. Any theme is acceptable.

Any queries, email: