• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE2747

Alcorn, Gay

  • Occupation Journalist, Print journalist


Journalist Gay Alcorn has won three Walkley Awards. In 1996 she won for Best Coverage of a Current Story (Print) with her article, ‘Euthanasia’, published in the Sydney Morning Herald. In 1999 she won for Newspaper Feature Writing with ‘The Gambler’ in The Age, Melbourne; and in 2004, with Malcolm Schmidtke and Liz Minchin, she won again for Newspaper Feature Writing with ‘Young Latham’ in The Age.


  • 1996 - 1996

    Best Coverage of a Current Story,’Euthanasia’, The Sydney Morning Herald – Fairfax

    Walkley Award (Print)
  • 1999 - 1999

    Newspaper Feature Writing, ‘The Gambler’, The Age Melbourne – Fairfax

    Walkley Award (Print)
  • 2004 - 2004

    Newspaper Feature Writing, ‘Young Latham’, The Age, with Malcolm Schmidtke & Liz Minchin

    Walkley Award (Print)
  • 1985 - 1970

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