Haiku: Katikati 2016 haiku competition



Prizes sponsored by Kings Seeds


All proceeds go to the Katikati Haiku Pathway project.


  • Poems should preferably be typewritten, otherwise clearly handwritten. Several poems on one sheet are fine.
  • Submit 2 copies of each haiku, or each haiku sheet, with 1 only including your name, address, phone number, email address, and for the junior section only, age.
  • Haiku should not have been previously published (including on the web or broadcast).
  • Entry fee: 18 & over – $5 for 3 haiku or $2 for 1 haiku. 17 & under – $1 for up to 2 haiku.
  • Any entry not accompanied by the correct entry fee will be disqualified. Entrants send cash at their own risk. Make cheques payable to: Katikati Haiku Pathway Committee.
  • Entries in hand by October 31. Post to Katikati Haiku Contest, P O Box 183, Katikati 3166.
  • Prizes: 18 & over: $100 for first; $50 for second and $25 for third. 17 & under: $50, $25, $10. Also a prize for the best local haiku.
  • Judges: Sandra Simpson (senior) and Catherine Mair (junior).
  • A judge’s report will be sent by email, otherwise please enclose a stamped addressed envelope.

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