2016 Sunshine Coast Environment Photography Awards
  • Last updated:
  • 21 Sep 2016
Photographers who love capturing creative, inspiring and emotive images of the Sunshine Coast’s beautiful environment were invited to enter the 2016 Environment Photography Awards.

Winners announced

From an impressive number of entries, 26 finalists were selected for the 2016 Sunshine Coast Environment Photography Awards.

Winners were announced on Sunday September 4 at the Maroochy Bushland Botanic Gardens at 10.30am. 

Nature Based Category Winner - Helen Debnam, Bugs Every Which Way, Pelican Waters 

Human Interaction with the Environment Category Winner - Nathan McNeil, The Big Whipper - Glasshouse Mountains

Junior Category Winner - Jack Ford, Mangrove Forest, Maroochydore

Winner of the People's Choice Award - Nature Based Category: S Bignell, Parklands Nambour, Hidden Jewel

Exhibition dates

 Friday 2 September to Sunday 11 September 2016  Maroochy Bushland Botanic Gardens 
 Friday 30 September to Monday 3 October 2016 Caloundra Music Festival

Finalists photographs

Category finalists

Human interaction with the environment category

Noel Brady
Brent Clues
Terry Gillespie
Andrew Katic
Tracey Keeley
Reece Keir (two images)
Nathan McNeil
Jenny Medley
Mike Swaine
Jack Tindall
Brian Hettrick

Nature based category

Adrian Bell
Rae Coburn
Shanna Bignell
Kaye Coglan
Brett Cronin
Helen Debnam
Ryan Devenish
Justin Fitzgibbon
Shane McCallum
Carolyn Stewart
Mike Swain
Elliot Swanson

Junior category

Jack Ford
Caitlyn Ross
Brianna Smyth