Mr Squiggle Poem Competition

Visit the Royal Australian Mint during 14–28 April 2019, and enter the Mr Squiggle Poem competition for your chance to win a 2019 Mr Squiggle 60th anniversary coin set!
The competition will take place in the children’s corner of the Gallery. For competition terms and conditions, please visit: 

Planning a trip to the Mint in Canberra? Visit our website for more information:

Can’t make it to the Mint? No problems! You can write a poem about Mr Squiggle and send it to by 4.00pm Sunday 28 April.

‘Sharpen Up Mr Squiggle’ by Jeanie Axton

After 60 years of drawing
His nose was all but blunt
So our famous Mr Squiggle
Went on a sharpener hunt

He took his rocket to the moon
With blackboard and Miss Jane
They found a big red sharpener
And his pencil’s sharp again