Little Sydney Lives Photography Competition 2022

  • Tue May 03 - Tue May 24 2022
  • Preschoolers
  • FREE

City of Sydney are inviting budding photographers aged 3 to 12 years to enter the Little Sydney Lives photography competition.

Fantastical, botanical, sibling-rivalrous, splashy or routine – they are looking for stirring images that reveal what young residents find intriguing.

Celebrating the unique viewpoint of Sydney’s young people, Little Sydney Lives will end with a large-format outdoor gallery displaying the works of 20 junior photographers from 15 September to 9 October. 


  • Entries will be judged in 2 age categories: 3 to 7 years and 8 to 12 years.
  • The grand prize winner in each category will receive a gift valued at $500.
  • The runner-up prize winner in each category will receive a gift valued at $250.
  • Winners will be announced on the opening night of the exhibition, Thursday 15 September.

Who can enter?

Children living in Sydney aged 3 to 12 years.

Closing date

Enter your best shots by midnight on Tuesday 24 May 2022.


  • JPEG (.jpg) format
  • Maximum file size: 5MB
  • Landscape orientation
  • Colour or black and white
  • You can enter up to 2 images.

Winners announced

Winners will be announced on 15 September 2022.

Where:   Online - City of Sydney
When:    1 May - 24 May 2022
Cost:      FREE

For more information and to enter City of Sydney.

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