Ditmar Awards


2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000


Novella or Novelette

Short Story

Collected Work

Dreaming Again , Jack Dann, ed..
F The Starry Rift , Jonathan Strahan, ed..
F Black: Australian Dark Culture Magazine , Angela Challis, ed..
F Canterbury 2100: Pilgrimages in a New World , Dirk Flinthart, ed..
F Creeping in Reptile Flesh , Robert Hood.
F Midnight Echo , Kirstyn McDermott & Ian Mond, eds..
F 2012 , Alisa Krasnostein & Ben Payne, eds..


Tales from Outer Suburbia , Shaun Tan.
F Cat Sparks. [for Creeping in Reptile Flesh]
F Michael Dutkiewicz. [for The Last Realm, Book 1 - Dragonscarpe]
F Andrew McKiernan. [for Black Box]
F Adam Duncan. [for Aurealis #40]

Fan Publication in Any Medium

ASIF! (Australian Speculative Fiction in Focus) , Alisa Krasnostein & Gene Melzack.
F Australian Science Fiction Bullsheet , Ted Scribner & Edwina Harvey, eds..
F Scary Food Cookbook , Cat Sparks, ed..
F HorrorScope , Shane Jiraiya Cummings.

Fan Writer

Robert Hood. [for Undead Backbrain]
F Chuck McKenzie. [for HorrorScope]
F Edwina Harvey. [for Australian Science Fiction Bullsheet]
F Mark Smith-Briggs. [for HorrorScope]
F Craig Bezant. [for HorrorScope]
F Brenton Tomlinson. [for HorrorScope]

Fan Artist

Cat Sparks. [for Scary Food Cookbook]
F Tansy Rayner Roberts. [for Daleks are a girl's best friend]
F Anna Tambour. [for Box of Noses and other works]
F Rachel Holkner. [for Gumble Soft toy and other works]
F Nancy Lorenz. [for body of work]
F David Schembri. [for body of work]
F Andrew McKiernan. [for body of work]

William Atheling Jr. Award For Criticism or Review

New Talent

Professional Achievement

Angela Challis. [for Black: Australian Dark Culture Magazine and Brimstone Press]
F Damien Broderick. [for fiction editing in Cosmos Magazine]
F Marty Young. [for promoting horror through the Australian Horror Writers Association]
F Talie Helene. [for her work as AHWA news editor]
F Steve Clark. [for Tasmaniac Publications]
F James Doig. [for preserving colonial Australian horror fiction and his anthologies Australian Gothic and Australian Nightmares]
F The Gunny Project: A Tribute to Ian Gunn 1959-1998 , Jocko & K'Rin.