Wild about Lane Cove Photo Challenge

Next date: Thursday, 18 April 2024 | 07:00 AM to Tuesday, 30 April 2024 | 11:59 PM

Kookaburra sitting on railing

Grab your camera and get snapping this autumn! Take a photo from any of Lane Cove’s many parks and reserves and go in the draw to win great prizes in the Wild about Lane Cove photo challenge! Explore with family or friends, or go solo and get creative with your camera! Get the kids involved too and reap the benefits of feeling happier and healthier as a result of spending time in nature.

Be inspired by nature to take a photo matching any of the following themes:

  • Wildlife
  • Waterways
  • Flowers
  • Mini beasts / Invertebrates
  • People and Nature

Launch Event

Join our free Wild about Lane Cove launch event for fun and inspiration and meet some of our amazing native wildlife:Person holding Grey-headed Flying Fox in hands

Sunday 7 April, 10:00am – 12:00pm
Mindarie Park, Lane Cove North

10:00am - Wildlife Show
11:00am - Free sausage sizzle and guided bushwalks

Don’t forget to bring your camera and get started with the Wild about Lane Cove photo challenge. This launch event is proudly presented by Lane Cove Council and Stringybark Creek Residents Association. Bookings are not essential to this event.

Terms & Conditions

Entries will be accepted between 1 April and 30 April 2024.

ENTERING VIA INSTAGRAM: Entrants must tag @lanecovecouncil, #WildAboutLaneCove and the location of the photo 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.

ENTERING VIA EMAIL: Entrants must email bushinterp@lanecove.nsw.gov.au and include the location of the photo in the file name or email.

Three winners will be drawn at random, providing they meet the eligibility criteria. Winners will each receive a $100 Lane Cove Gift Card. Total prize money = $300.

The photographic subject matter depicted in entries must be located within the boundaries of the Lane Cove local government area. Please note that Lane Cove National Park does not reside within the boundaries of Lane Cove LGA.

Each photo is considered one entry. A maximum of six entries per individual 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 announced in May on Council's website, Facebook and Instagram. Maximum of one prize per Instagram or email account. Winners are drawn at random.





  • Monday, 01 April 2024 | 12:00 AM - Tuesday, 30 April 2024 | 11:59 PM


Lane Cove, 2066

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