Robert MacDonald's short story "Old Totara" was a finalist in 2015 Pikihuia Awards under the Best Short Story written in English category and was published in Huia Short Stories 11.
- http://www.creativenz.govt.nz/news/pikihuia-awards-for-maori-writers-2015 15 November 2016
- "Old Tōtara." Huia Short Stories 11. Huia, 2015.