The Garden Clubs of Australia’s 13th Annual Photo Competition 2019 Results

The 2019 Photo Competition

Enter the 2019 Competition closing on 1st October 2019, for a chance to share in the total prize pool of around $1,400 value, of money from GCA and great products from our sponsors.

This exciting and rewarding 2019 Photo Competition is open for submissions until 1st October 2019.
Start now and download our  2019 ANNUAL PHOTO COMPETITION ENTRY FORM (which also contains the entry conditions).
Members of an affiliated club or a subscriber to Our Gardens can enter.
Your photographs can be taken anywhere in the world (not just Australia), with subjects related to general garden scenes, productive garden scenes, edible plants, flowers, plants, or garden visitors.

Don’t be disappointed if you entered and did not succeed in 2018.

As an award-winning photographer, I don’t gain an award every time I enter a competition!!


– on the GCA website at

– email me at

– or write to me at 64 Timbertop Drive, Rowville, Vic, 3178 (with a self-addressed stamped envelope).

Paul Lucas, Photo Competition Coordinator

The Garden Clubs of Australia’s 12th Annual Photo Competition, 2018 results

The wonderful variety of colourful, vibrant images submitted by so many members this year reinforced their enthusiasm and devotion for all things associated with gardening.

The Adult 2018 “Winners” each received a cheque for $100 from the GCA and the “Highly Commended” each received a package to the value of $50 from one of our wonderful Sponsors, Seasol International, Neutrog Australia, Yates, Richgro and Organic Crop Protectants. Our sincere thanks to these sponsors, so please support them when purchasing your garden products.

The Junior “Winner” received the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Portfolio 26 Book and the “Highly Commended” received $50.

Congratulations to:

2018 “Winners” in each of the 6 categories can be identified in the following Gallery.

CLICK ON each of the photos to see the details of the category, winner’s name, their affiliation with the GCA and the name of that particular photo.

2018 “Highly Commended” from within all the categories

The 2018 “Highly Commended” photos are shown in the Galleries below. 

Hover over each of the photos to see the details of the name of the photographer, their affiliation with the GCA and the name of that particular photo.

You can also view photos in sequence by clicking on the image or the arrows at the top and bottom in full screen view.