To celebrate the stories and experiences of international students in Melbourne, we have been running a storytelling competition as part of the Melbourne Writers Festival.
The theme for 2021 was 'Melbourne Beginnings'.
Congratulations to all of our finalists for this year.
Finalists — High School
- Yufei Wang, Melbourne beginnings
- Zihan Liu, The Pink Lake
Finalists — Higher Education
- Seng Doi, Just Begin
- Iris Maher, Far Away in Australia
- Denise Hung, a fish out of water
- Yokki Ang, The Start of Something Magical
Finalists — Vocational Education & Training
- Nikita Santosh Naik, Melbourne and Me
- Taylor Freitas, Travel Tips from a stranger