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‘SRC Short Stories’ Posts

The following stories have been submitted by SRC Club Members from across the country.

The Greatest Soccer Victory

Posted on: February 6th, 2018 by SRC Club Member - Lauren | 17 VIC
  There once was a little girl named Alice. She was small and thin and shy, different to the other girls her age…or so they all said. She had a passion for soccer just like everyone else in her town, but what they did not see was her talent like no other. She could kick [...]

The Labyrinth

Posted on: January 24th, 2018 by SRC Club Member - Ami | 14 VIC
  I glance behind me once again. My heart beats faster. Two days ago, I was still living peacefully with my loyal dog, Lexi. I continue walking along the musty corridor with my head down, tracing the rough wall beside me. My heart beats louder and faster, as I walk into another room with countless [...]

The Fairy’s Path

Posted on: January 24th, 2018 by SRC Club Member - Lauren | 7 NSW
  One day I saw glitter on the path I thought it was fairy dust. I didn’t want to tell people at school they’d laugh at me. So I followed the glitter it lead me to a strange forest! I couldn’t believe my eyes I WAS IN FAIRY LAND!! They made me their fairy Queen [...]

Just keep swimming!

Posted on: January 24th, 2018 by SRC Club Member - Madi | 11 TAS
  Ooh Weetbix. No I know oats. Oh sorry how terribly rude of me I didn’t introduce myself. My name is Lidia Sheperds. I’m twelve I have silky long black hair and unusual green eyes and today is like the biggest day of my life! I was competing in the under 13 swim comp but [...]

Where are Apple’s Friends? by Sarah

Posted on: January 24th, 2018 by SRC Club Member - Sarah | 8 NSW
  Once upon a time, there was an apple that was trying to find his friends. He looked everywhere in the kitchen but he couldn’t find them there. He looked in the lounge room, even under the chairs. He said : “Where are you friends ?” He looked even in the bedrooms but he couldn’t [...]

Rossi and Zoe by Daniella Martinez

Posted on: January 22nd, 2018 by SRC Club Member - Daniella | 8 SA
  The book is about my Grandpa’s two dogs, named Rossi and Zoe. It is based on a true event which happened in Grandpa’s garden. Daniella reading her book:  

The Aqua Park

Posted on: January 22nd, 2018 by SRC Club Member - Vienna | 7 QLD
  There were so many of us more than one hundred maybe and sixty-two kids from my club. Game On alright! First one to the waters edge didn’t need a lift from the boat driver. The lifesaver told us all the rules for water safety. Oops I lost my hat, it had disappeared into the [...]

Camping in the Forest

Posted on: January 18th, 2018 by SRC Club Member - Dylan | 9 ACT
  Long ago, there was a man and his son who went on a camping trip next to a deep, dark forest. It smelt of beautiful, sweet-scented wild berries. They could also smell danger ahead. When they slept, they could hear leaves rustling in the wind. The boy asked his father if he could go [...]

Mark Zap and the mystery of the ghost

Posted on: January 18th, 2018 by SRC Club Member - Aditya | 9 NSW
  Mark Zap was at camp wild to uncover a mystery. A ghost was terrorising people of camp wild. During his investigation Mark found footprints and said it’s a human being, no ghost. This human was a villain known as Dark heart. Dark heart became so angry that he decided to kill Mark Zap, but [...]

The Space Race

Posted on: January 18th, 2018 by SRC Club Member - Callan | 9 NSW
  ‘You want to enter a space race without food!?’ exclaimed Voxy incredulously. ‘I have two reasons’, said his partner, Clox. ‘One, you would insist on having that horrid human food, tinned spaghetti, and two, the race only takes 45 minutes.’ The two were taking part in the annual space race on their home planet, [...]

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