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Best of 2023
Up to two of your best bird shots taken during 2023.

19 February 18 March 19 March 1 April

Small and Fast
Challenge yourself photographing the fast-moving small birds. The birds in this competition are restricted to:
Thornbills - 12 species available
Gerygones - 9 species available
Pardalotes - 4 species available
Weebill - 1 species available

6 May 3 June 4 June 17 June

Honeyeaters
This is the largest family of passerines in Australia, so there will be something for everybody. For this competition we want any bird with “honeyeater” in its name. There are 59 species available.

22 July 19 August 20 August 2 September

Monochrome
As bird photographers the majority of our images are rendered in colour. For this competition you are asked to extend your thinking into monochrome and create a work of art. This can be done in camera or using post processing.

7 October 4 November 5 November 18 November

 

Please note: dates are planned, and may be changed. Dates will be announced on our homepage, and in email messages to members; these announcements will also contain details of the theme, and any special competition rules. Closing times will be at 6 PM AEST/AEDT.

The first competition for 2025 will be “Best of 2024”; images must have been taken during 2024.

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