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The Rotary Club of Somerton Park in partnership with the City of Holdfast Bay are holding a Youth Photographic Exhibition at the Bay Discovery Centre during the October School Holidays.

We are inviting all local children in Reception – Year 6 that live, or go to school in Holdfast Bay to get creative and submit photographs that reflect our local Nature and Environment to be included in the exhibition.

Registrations are open between Wednesday 25 May – Monday 15 August 2022 and great prizes are up for grabs in two categories for both Reception – Year 2 students and Year 3 to Year 6 students.

  • First Prize - $100
  • Second Prize - $50
  • Third Prize - $30

All entries must live or attend a school in Holdfast Bay, be in Reception - Year 6 and have parental/ guardian consent to enter.

More information

Please note that parent/guardian permission must be provided as part of the online entry.

Entries close 5pm Monday 15 August 2022.

Up to two entries will be accepted per person.

All photographs will be judged on originality, theme, and creativity by a selection panel. The decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The selected photographers and families will be notified prior to Friday 16 September 2022. The photographic exhibition prize winners will be announced at the exhibition closing event.

The Bay Discovery Centre Youth Photographic Exhibition will be held from Saturday 1 October – Sunday 16 October 2022.

The selected photographic images will be printed as 30cm x 20cm prints for display in the exhibition.

If you have any questions about the exhibition please contact Phil Holgate, Somerton Park Rotary Club at tamsaconsult@hotmail.com

If you have a form-related query please contact Jenni Reynolds, Arts & Culture Coordinator on jreynolds@holdfast.sa.gov.au or 8229 9999.

Information for Parents/Guardians

In preparation for submitting your child’s entry online, please;

  • Ask your child to consider the title/name of the artwork/s.
  • Photograph/s to be supplied as a digital image. The image must be at least 1MB and no larger than 10MB. Remember the judging panel will be selecting based on the image upload, so please ensure the image submitted is of high quality.
Terms and Conditions
  1. Entries must reflect the Nature and Environment theme.
  2. The entrant grants the Rotary Club of Somerton Park and the City of Holdfast Bay permission to use the photographic image for the Rotary Youth Photography Exhibition at the Bay Discovery Centre in October 2022.
  3. The entrant must live or attend a school in Holdfast Bay and be in Reception - Year 6.
  4. I understand the photographs submitted may be used for promotional purposes by the Rotary Club of Somerton Park or the City of Holdfast Bay in both print, digital and social media.
  5. Photographs that are selected and printed to feature in the Rotary Youth Photography Exhibition at the Bay Discovery Centre Exhibition will be displayed with the title of the photo, the entrant’s first name, age and school year level.
  6. The winning entrants will be asked to have a photos taken with members of the Rotary Club of Somerton Park and a representative of the City of Holdfast Bay, which will be used to promote the Youth Photography Exhibition at the Bay Discovery Centre on print and social media.
  7. The judging panel will select the prize winners, the artwork will be judged on originality, theme and creativity. The decisions of the judges are final. Only the selected photos that will be included in the exhibition and the winning photographers will be contacted by phone, or via email.
  8. Entry is only online, via the Holdfast website and no hard copy submissions will be accepted. Images of the artworks must be uploaded and entry submitted via the website.

Competition Form

12 characters left

i.e year 1, year 4 etc.

e.g seagull on the beach

Please label the artwork with the artist name and title. eg: Bailey Smith – Santa sailing at the Bay

50 words left

e.g seagull on the beach

Please label the artwork with the artist name and title. eg: Bailey Smith – Santa sailing at the Bay

50 words left

Contact

For more details please contact Jenni Reynolds, Community, Arts & Culture Coordinator

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