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  • Sharp-tailed Sandpiper, Curlew Sandpiper (Image ID 18997)

    Sharp-tailed Sandpiper, Curlew Sandpiper.   Photographer: Peter Bennet

  • Variegated Fairy-wren (Image ID 27841)

    Variegated Fairy-wren.   Photographer: Bill Harding

  • Black Swan (Image ID 35980)

    Black Swan.   Photographer: Linda Unwin

  • Golden-headed Cisticola (Image ID 25116)

    Golden-headed Cisticola.   Photographer: Harry Charalambous

  • Chestnut Teal, Great Egret, Grey Teal, Pied Stilt, Royal Spoonbill (Image ID 29835)

    Chestnut Teal, Great Egret, Grey Teal, Pied Stilt, Royal Spoonbill.   Photographer: Stephen Garth

Theme Submissions Open Submissions Close Voting Opens Voting Closes
Best of 2018 14 January 25 February 26 February 24 March
Bird on a Wire
- a bird, or birds, on a fence wire or powerline.
25 March 20 May 21 May 16 June
Introduced Species
- birds whose population is described as “Introduced” in the BirdLife Working List V2.1.
Images must be taken in Australia or its territories.
17 June 12 August 13 August 8 September
Pairs
- images must show a pair (male/female) of a species; where the sex cannot be determined from plumage, behaviour may be used.
9 September 4 November 5 November 4 December

Please note: dates are approximate, 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.

The first competition for 2020 will be “Best of 2019”; images must have been taken during 2019.

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