and the winner is…
Well, at a standing-room only presentation ceremony charmingly compered by the prize’s founder, Adrian Wiggins, judge Kate Middleton announced that the 2012 Sydney Poetry Prize was won by performer and poet Skye Loneragan for a poem called ‘I can’t decide (or Rushcutters Bay)’ which you can read for yourself here.
The highly commended poems were ‘Dawn over Diamond Head’ by Brent Clough and ‘Love Poem’ by Adam Aitken.
Read all about it at the Sydney Poetry site. And entries for the 2013 prize are now open!