BirdLife Australia Photography Awards entries open on 28 May

The annual BirdLife Australia Photography Awards are on again this year with entries opening on 28 May and closing on Monday 2 August.

Once again the 2021 awards are sponsored by Nikon Australia, RSPCA and Lake Cowal Foundation. This year’s special theme will be Plovers, Dotterels & Lapwings, but the competition will also cover the following favourite categories:

  • Backyard Birds
  • Birds in Flight
  • Bird Portrait
  • Bird Behaviour
  • Birds in the Landscape
  • Human Impact
  • Youth
  • Portfolio Prize

Each category winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize, with a $5,000 cash going to the portfolio winner courtesy of principal sponsor, Nikon Australia. Click here for more information.