Friends Photographic Competition Exhibition

Vote for your favourite

Friends Photographic Competition Exhibition

Come and see a beautiful selection of photographs at the Friends Photographic Competition Exhibition, displayed in our Huakaiwaka visitor centre! Vote for your favourite by 27 March, and find out who the winners are at the prizegiving on 28 March 2021 at 2pm.

Public Vote Period : 13 March to 27 March.

Awards presentation : 2pm, 28 March.     

 Competition Categories

Each entrant was only allowed to enter two images in total for the competition in one or more of the following four categories.


Capture your favourite season and/or favourite part of the gardens at the Auckland Botanic Gardens.

Creative Angles

There are plenty of features and elements in the gardens, such as sculptures, fixtures or the flowers/plants themselves. Play with the light/shadow or using key elements of design that you can find through creative angles.

Friends of Flowers

Who would you consider as Friends of Flowers? This category focuses on individual flowers and plants and could include insects/butterflies, birds, people who nurture them or rely on them. We are keen to see your interpretation.


Through the Eyes Of A Child. This is an Open category for all children and youth to show us what they see in our gardens.

The competition was open to all Auckland Botanic Garden visitors.

from Saturday
13 Mar 2021
to Sunday
28 Mar 2021

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