Now’s your chance to create and win.

Write the script for a picture book for pre-school children based upon ‘a little digger from Hireways’. The Hilux Rural Games must be included.

The winning entry will be transformed into a published book, illustrated by Palmerston North Design School, and sold at the Hilux Rural Games.

Entry closes at 5pm on 31 January 2019. Limited to 500 words. The story must be in Te Reo and English. Submitted entries to

Judges for the competition will be Mike Saywell Palmerston North Design School, Jemma Cheer Jemma Cheer Design Company and Dan Pengelly Centrepoint Theatre.