Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Northland, Wellington and Waikato; https://nationalflash.org/events/
An annual national competition since 2012, and events around the country -- in six locations this year!
The 2019 judges are Siobhan Harvey and Lloyd Jones for the adult category, and Gail Ingram and Eirlys Hunter for the youth category. The 2019 Long Lists and Short Lists can be found here: https://nationalflash.org/winners/ NFFD events will take place June 22 in Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Northland, Wellington and Waikato. Find an event near you to celebrate national awards, regional awards, micro awards, guest readers and more! All event details are here: https://nationalflash.org/events/ This year, we see fifth annual Micro Madness series as part of NFFD, in which 22 micros are selected to share in June, leading up to our June 22 NFFD celebrations, and three winners will be announced June 20, 21 and 22. Judges for the 2019 Micro Madness competition are Iona Winter (Dunedin) and K. M. Elkes (Bristol, UK). Find the Micro Madness stories (and winners later in June) here: https://nationalflash.org/micro-madness/ Come here the winning NFFD and Micro Madness stories at an event year you! queries: firstname.lastname@example.org