7th Kokako Haiku and Senryu Competition

Entries are invited until 31 October 2013 for the 7th Kokako Haiku and Senryu Competition. The competition will be judged by Barbara Strang.

First Prize: NZ$200, 2nd and 3rd prizes NZ$50 each.

Conditions of entry:

1. Haiku must be previously unpublished and not under consideration elsewhere.
2. Entry fee is NZ$5 for every 3 haiku; for overseas entries, US$4 for every three haiku, AUS$4 for every 3 haiku. Cheques acceptable or cash at your own risk.
3. Send two copies of each group of haiku, with your name, address and email on one copy only.
4. 1st, 2nd & 3rd haiku, 3 Highly Commended and 3 Commended entries will be published in Kokako20 (April 2014).
5. Winners will be notified by email or mail.
6. Any theme is acceptable.

The closing date for entries is 31 October 2013.

Send entries to:

The Kokako Haiku Competition
Patricia Prime, co-editor
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.

Any queries, email: