Explore, Snap, Win Photo Categories and Prizes
Find out what categories you can enter and the prizes you can win below! Each photo entry will be judged by our expert panel of talented local photographers.
Every photo entry will automatically be entered in this category.
- 1 x Brand new iPhone 11
- 1 x $500 Wellington Photographic Supplies voucher
- 1 x $1,000 Dwights Outdoors voucher
- 1 x $250 We Love Local Wellington Region Gift Box
- 1 x Dwights Outdoors Backpack
- The fame and glory of having your winning image featured on street posters around Wellington city later this year or early in 2021
Snap your stunning landscape photos on any trails around the Wellington region and capture the essence of your favourite trails at sunrise, sunset or anytime in between.
- 1 x brand-new Go Pro Hero 9
- 1 x We Love Local Kāpiti Goodies Gift Box
Take a photo of any wildlife on a trail around the Wellington region.
One-night stay for two adults on Kāpiti Island in a glamping style tent with a queen bed! Your overnight stay will include:
- 3 meals, pre-dinner drinks and nibbles
- an introductory briefing/talk
- return ferry transport (including transfers from Rangatira to the north end)
- local council permit and DOC permits for Rangatira and the North End
- a 1½ hr guided Kiwi spotting walk at night
Your favourite trail pitstop – the cafes, shops and trail businesses that you head to before or after your trail adventures.
It could be the café you grabbed your drink or bite to eat at before or after your trail adventure or the bike shop where you purchased your mountain bike for hitting the tracks at Makara Peak.
If you are aged under 16, this is the category for you.
The only condition is that your photo needs to have been taken on a trail around the Wellington region.
- 1 x Wellington Zoo Crew Membership for 1x adult and 1x child which entitles you to a full year of free entry at Wellington Zoo
- 1 x 1-hour hour guided tour for a family at Pūkaha National Wildlife Centre
- 1 x 9 trip Child pass to Adrenalin Forest
- A Zealandia Twilight Tour voucher for 2x adults and 3x children
Head out on a trail in the Wellington region and snap a photo with your dog enjoying their outdoor adventure.
Please make sure that you abide by trail regulations and ensure that your dog is kept on a lead as directed.
- Two nights’ accommodation at Brackenridge Country Retreat and Spa for two adults and your dog (of course!) in a two-bedroom cottage. Continental breakfast provisions for self-catering and full use of the indoor heated lap pool and gym included!
- 1 x Close Encounter for two adults at Wellington Zoo (choose between a giraffe, lemur, capybara, red panda or meerkat encounter)