Imagine having $100 to spend on yourself or a loved one this Valentine’s Day. Finish off this famous rhyme with your own words to have the chance to win a $100 Coles Myer gift voucher .
It’s easy. “Like” the Cockburn Libraries on facebook,  then share your poetic flare on our facebook wall. Post your poems as comments to the competition wall post. The poems must start with Roses are red, Violets are blue. You may enter up to 5 poems.
The poems will be judged by members of Spearwood Library’s Dead Poets Society who meet monthly to share poetry that moves and inspires them. Original content only, thanks. Winner must be a Cockburn Libraries’ member aged 13 or above. 9th February 2011 is the last day to post your poem. The winner will be notified through Facebook on Thursday, 10th of February.
The  following Terms and Conditions apply:
  • Poems that have been “borrowed” from books or the web will be automatically disqualified.
  • Employees of the City of Cockburn and their immediate families are ineligible to enter.
  • You must be aged 13 years or older , and be a member of Cockburn Libraries to participate .
  • The prize must be taken as supplied and cannot be exchanged or redeemed for cash.
  • The judges’ decision is final and no negotiation will be entered into at any time throughout this competition.
  • The winner must be willing to have his/her photo taken and published in any City of Cockburn publication and/or Community Newspaper or associated websites.