Image by Clement McAteer, People's Choice Award finalist, 2021 Lord Mayor's Photographic Awards

Brisbane City Council's Lord Mayor's Photographic Awards is an annual photographic competition open to anyone who lives, works, or studies in Brisbane.

Enter your image in the 2022 Lord Mayor's Photographic Awards from 10am on Wednesday 1 June until 4pm on Friday 8 July 2022 for a chance to win cash prizes across six categories.

Brisbane is known for its magical moments, colourful characters, and bustling nightlife. Our beautiful city is full of unique spaces, places and hidden gems and it just keeps getting better. To celebrate this year's Lord Mayor's Photographic Awards, simply snap and send in a photo of something that, in your eyes, captures the spirit of Brisbane.

Photos submitted for this year's competition must have been taken from 1 September 2021 onwards.

What you need to know


Find out if you're eligible for this year's competition.

[Photographer: Marcin Kielar]

Categories and prizes

There are six categories you can enter and eight cash prizes to be awarded.

[Photographer: Shane Spoor]

Last updated: 16 May 2022
Topics: creative

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