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Wild About Lane Cove

Wild About Lane Cove is a photo challenge Council hosted in April 2020. Entries have now closed for this year.

Congratulations to the following ten winners! To view their winning images, please visit Council's Instagram.

@suzie_a, @tima_7rii, @davetography, @jaishparekh20, @anitapradeep, @the_tea_spoon @danyabanya, @kylwebber, and @musingdad

To view more than 250 of the wild and wonderful entries, please visit the #WildAboutLaneCove hashtag on Instagram.

Explore your home, backyard, garden or balcony to find one or more of the items on the list below. Then take a photo, upload it to your Instagram account and tag @lanecovecouncil_ and #WildAboutLaneCove to go in the draw to win great prizes!

Each photo uploaded and tagged is considered one entry. Enter up to ten times.

How many of these natural features and creatures can you find outside?

  • A native flower
  • A native bird
  • Life-giving water 
  • Something that feels soft
  • Something that feels hard
  • A small creature
  • Fungi or lichen
  • A close up of nature
  • A natural landscape scene 
  • An outdoor path 

Get the kids involved and see how many items they can find in the backyard, or if you are unable to get outside see how many items you can find from home. 

Remember to keep yourself and others safe by following current Government advice on social distancing, self-isolation and #stayhome. More information on local changes due to COVID-19 is available here

Terms & Conditions

Entries will be accepted between 1 April and 30 April 2020.

Entrants must tag @lanecovecouncil_ and #WildAboutLaneCove to be eligible.

Entrants' Instagram profiles must be set to public to be eligible to win. Council cannot view photographs uploaded to a private account.

The photographic subject matter depicted in entries must be located within the boundaries of the Lane Cove local government area.

Each photo is considered one entry. A maximum of ten entries is permitted.

Participants own the copyright of their photos. In entering the competition, the participant gives Lane Cove Council authority to reproduce, publish, communicate or display the work online (including social media), in presentations, videos, publications and, if selected, for public display at various venues.

Where possible, entrants will be credited with the photographs when they are used, however this is not guaranteed.

The winners will be drawn and announced in May. Maximum of one prize per Instagram account.

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