World Quilt Australia

World Quilt Competition 2017 - Call for EntriesI am the Australian Coordinator for the World Quilt Competition and the official website for Australian entries is at

If you have ever wanted to share your quilts internationally, this is a great opportunity. Australian quilters are invited to enter the World Quilt Competition and have their work tour in the United States to quilt shows run by Mancuso Show Management. Accepted entries will premiere World Quilt New England  (17-19 August 2017) and tour until early 2018.  Entries can be submitted online, by e-mail or by post.

The closing date for entries is Monday 15 May 2017.

Innovative & traditional entries compete for over US$10,000 in cash, prizes & awards including Best of World, Best Use of Colour, Best Traditional, Best Innovative, Best of Country & Viewer’s Choice.

Many countries are represented including Canada, Germany, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, South Africa, Spain, United Kingdom & the United States. (A country must have ten entries to qualify for the Best of Country award.)

How to enter

If you have any queries regarding Australian entries for the World Quilt Competition, please e-mail me at