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Crikey! Magazine Photography Competition!

Our very own Wildlife Warrior, Robert Irwin has taken some stunning images of our gorgeous resident wildlife and animals from all over the world. He knows it takes patience and a good eye to capture the perfect moment!

That's why he is looking for your best and most creative wildlife photo for the cover of the summer edition of Crikey! Magazine.

Great prizes!

Australia Zoo and Robert are inviting you to share your best photo of wildlife for a chance to win over $3,900 worth of photography prizes!

Open Grand Prize includes:

  • The cover photo of Crikey! Magazine Summer edition.
  • One spot on the 2019 Mourachan Outback Photography Expedition to the value of $2,490.00 AUD.
  • CameraPro voucher to the value of $1,000.00 AUD.

Junior (Under 15 years) Prize includes:

  • The cover photo of Crikey! Kids section of the Crikey! Magazine Summer edition.
  • CameraPro voucher to the value of $500.00 AUD.

How to enter:

Step 1: Take your most creative wildlife photo.

Step 2: For the Open Division - Ensure the photo is in high resolution, a minimum file size of 6MB, a minimum of 300dpi and in portrait format. Consideration should be taken to allow for the Crikey! masthead which will be positioned over the top quarter of the winning photo.

Step 3: Email your photo to (including age for junior division) from the 22nd of October 2018 to the 18th of November 2018 to be considered.

Step 4: A panel of judges from Australia Zoo, Canon Australia & CameraPro will choose the winners.  Meet the judges here!

Step 5: Wait until the 1st of December 2018 to find out if you are a winner!

Terms and conditions click here.

You can submit as many photos as you like, as long as they meet the minimum requirements stated above.

Entries close on the 18th of November, so snap to it!

Mourachan Outback Photography Expedition

Head to Outback Queensland for the trip of a lifetime! In this expedition, you will spend a week travelling to different spots around the Brigalow Belt searching for the perfect landscape or animal to photograph. You will be guided by Australia Zoo staff and rangers, who will point out the wonders of the reserve, making sure you get the best experience possible!

A rustic stockmen's quarters and shearing shed will be the base of this expedition. You can choose between staying in a shared, air-conditioned cabin or have an OzTent to yourself!

Learn more about all of the Australia Zoo Expeditions click here!

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