Stunning Field For Photo Competition

Aurora Australis by Doug Thost
Aurora Australis by Doug Thost

With 63 submissions from around the world, the Antarctic Photography Exhibition is set to thrill audiences with beautiful images of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean, on exhibit at the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery from 2-18 September.  ‘The quality and range are superb’, said Festival Director Paul Cullen, ‘and we are delighted with the number of […]

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Photography Prize Competition Closing

Orca Antarctica
Photo: Orca Antarctica by Chad Carey

photo: Terra Antarctica $7,500 Prize Pool on Offer Antarctic and Southern Ocean photographers are on a deadline:  entries for the competition close on Friday 29 July at 5:00 pm Australia  Eastern Standard Time.  Images captured in the last three years in Antarctica, the sub-Antarctic and Southern Ocean are eligible and photographers retain their copyright.  Finalists […]

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Antarctic Festival Launched by Tasmanian Premier

© Eric J Woehler
© Eric J Woehler

Tasmanian Premier Will Hodgman launched the new Australian Antarctic Festival on Monday 18 April, 2016, quoting figures that show 1,200 full-time jobs and $400 million in economic turnover in Tasmania are directly linked to the Antarctic industry. The 2016 Australian Antarctic Festival (Sept 8-11), staged on the Hobart waterfront, celebrates Australia’s long and historic links […]

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