The 2018 Harry Gordon Australian Sports Journalist of the Year

Visit the Harry Gordon home page for entries and information

Entries are now open for the premier sports journalism prize in Australia.

The Harry Gordon Australian Sports Journalist of the Year Award recognises excellence in sports journalism in all media across all codes and all regions.

The winner will receive a $7,500 prize, a certificate and national recognition for their achievement. The prize is provided by the Melbourne Press Club with support from principal sponsor Virgin Australia.

Harry Gordon, one of the greatest war correspondents, sports writers and editors of his generation, died in January 2015.

The deadline for entries is Thursday 31 January 2019. The winner will be announced at the annual Quill Awards dinner in Melbourne on Friday 15 March 2019.

For award details and online entries visit the Harry Gordon home page.

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