AWGIE Theatre for Young Audiences Award

The AWGIE Awards are the Australian Writers Guild annual awards for excellence in screen, television, stage and radio writing.

Presented annually since 1967, the AWGIES are unique in the industry in that they are the only writers awards judged solely by writers, and the judging is based on the written script - the intention of the writer rather than the finished product. In order to be eligible scripts must have been produced in the calendar year prior to the year of the AWGIE presentation.

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Past winners

2014 The Violent Outburst That Drew Me To You by Finegan Kruckemeyer

2013 Truck Stop by Lachlan Philpott

2012 THE SADNESS OF MISTER SAISSON by Chris Thompson

2011 Home Economics by Declan Greene

2011 Moth by Declan Greene

2009 SLUT by Patricia Cornelius

2008 Stories in the Dark by Debra Oswald

2007 Hoods by Angela Betzien

2006 Boy Overboard by Patricia Cornelius

2005 THE DEAD ZONE by Kate Rice

2004 VIN by Stephen House

2003 I SAID A WORD by Stephen House

2003 THE BRIDGE by Chris Thompson

1997 SHADY CHARACTERS by Chris Thompson


Past nominees

2007 Beautiful Words by Sean Riley

2007 TRAINS OF THOUGHT by Shirley Van Sanden

2006 SPINNING THE LINE by Chris Thompson

2002 THE PROSPECTORS by Alana Valentine