2021 Northern Territory Literary Awards Ceremony

Wednesday 15 September | 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Event Details

  • Date
    Wednesday, 15 September, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Location
    Araluen Arts Centre (Witchetty's function room), Alice Springs and Northern Territory Library, Darwin
  • Cost
a typewriter with paper saying "Northern territory literary awards 2021" Awards Ceremony

It’s time again to celebrate the Territory’s storytellers – both emerging and established. 

The annual Northern Territory Literary Awards have celebrated the unpublished work of Northern Territory writers for more than 35 years. More than 450 submissions were received across seven categories from around the Territory, including Katherine, Nhulunbuy, Ramingining, Alice Springs and Darwin.

Winners will be announced and presented with their prizes at the Awards ceremony held at the Araluen Arts Centre, Alice Springs and livestreamed at the Northern Territory Library, Darwin on Wednesday 15 September, 5.30pm. The event will also be livestreamed on the LANT Facebook page. 

Special thanks to the Awards’ sponsors and supporters: Charles Darwin University, NT Writers’ Centre, Zip Print, Brown’s Mart Theatre and the Kath Manzie Estate.

The full shortlist can be viewed on our website.