Youth Photographic Award & Short Film Prize

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The 2022 Youth Photographic Award and Short Film Prize - now open!

Morning Light by Olivia Dobbie Yr 9, St Clare's College - Highly Commended Junior category
Morning Light by Olivia Dobbie Yr 9, St Clare’s College - Highly Commended Junior Category

Calling all local high school students to submit a photograph or a short film to our annual exhibition. Now in its 28th year, The Youth Photographic Award and Short Film Prize provides an opportunity for young aspiring photographers and filmmakers to reach a broader audience and to win cash prizes of more than $2,000.

Students in year 7 to 12 can participate in our competition and be part of the exhibition at Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf from 14 September to 2 October 2022.

Please read all entry conditions and make an online submission.

Key Dates

  • Entries open now
  • Entries close on 15 August 2022.
  • Exhibition at Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf from 14 September to 2 October 2022.

To view the 2021 exhibition and winners, visit the Gallery’s website.

Photographic Award winning entries

  • Bronte Freed - Oh Solo Meow
  • Hugo Walsh - Noir
  • Nicole Lai - Golden Hour
  • Olivia Aristides - Steps
  • Elizabeth Searle - Green Earth
  • Ned Wieland - Blue Soaking
  • Isabella Ayres-Munro - A Thread of Bad Luck

For more information, please contact:

Cultural Development
Telephone: 9391 7102
Email: cultural@woollahra.nsw.gov.au