The 2017 Tin Duck Awards, the Annual Western Australian Science Fiction Foundation (WASFF) Achievement Awards for WA writers and artists will be presented during Swancon 42 on Sunday 5th April.

The categories for the 2017 Tin Ducks are:

Best WA Long Written Work
Long written work is for a piece published in the 2016 calendar year which was at least 40,000 words.

Best WA Short Written Work
Short written work is for a piece published in the 2016 calendar year which was less than 40,000 words.

Best WA Art Work
For a piece of art that was published in the 2016 calendar year.

Best WA Production
Including podcasts, anthologies and works edited by Western Australian editors.

If you’d like to vote early, you can get your hands on the ballot by following this link.

There will, of course, be ballot papers available at the convention as well if you don’t get around to voting early – but if you’d like a chance to read/view/compare the items before voting, this is your opportunity.