Photography Competition 2017

To be advised.



Competition Conditions

Original photographs of any species of bird (or birds), wildlife and landscapes taken in the Atherton Tablelands region, are eligible for entry. This year there is also an additional category for landscapes of the Atherton Tablelands.  Entries are to be submitted on line by 5pm Friday 14th August 2015  (image not to exceed 4mb). Entries are limited to three per person across all catergories.  

Visitors will have the opportunity to vote on a People's Choice during the exhibition at the Foyer Gallery.  


Tableland Birds - Adult and Birds - Secondary School

Best Brolga or Sarus Crane photo

Tablelands Wildlife

Atherton Tableland Landscapes

People's Choice

A word on our judges:

Stand and Kaisa BreedenStanley & Kaisa Breeden are known for their incredibly detailed focus stacking photography, as seen in their books Wildflower Country and Rainforest Country. The Breedens held an amazing exhibition in 2013 at the Tablelands Regional Gallery.

See their website for more information:


yogi5.jpgInternational wildlife and nature photographer Juergen Freund is based on the Tablelands. Yogi, as he is widely known, works with his wife Stella and they have published some stunning books which aim to focus attention on valuable and fragile places in Asia and the Pacific.  Yogi teaches an annual  masterclass in nature photography for James Cook University , and this year held an introductory masterclass  for Tablelanders. Look out for more opportunities with Yogi.

Photography Competition 2015 (Not held in 2016)

2015 Competition Winners

Crane Behaviour - Wiert Mensinga


 Tablelands Birds - Colin Moon


Tablelands Wildlife - Helen Douglas


Tablelands Landscapes - Sandy Carroll


 Tablelands Birds Secondary School - Tim Corrin