Heritage Bank Photographic Awards

Creativity & Resilience captured in time

Winners Announced

The winners of the 32nd Annual Heritage Bank Photographic Awards have now been announced. From almost 3,000 entries, our judges had the difficult task of deliberating over some of the highest calibre to be seen in the competition 32 year history.

Major Winners

  • Open Winner – ‘Swirling sky’ by Trung Nguyen
  • Theme Winner – ‘Standing Strong’ by Peter Rossi
  • Mobile Phone Award – ‘Sharing’ by Sonya Clarke
  • CEO Choice – ‘Sowing after Drought’ by Guy Draper
Exhibition Gallery 2020


Due to COVID-19, we regret to advise that our 2020 Heritage Bank Photographic Awards Exhibition display, due to take place from 1-23 Sept, is no longer able to proceed. Exhibitors have been notified. We are increasing promotion of this year’s Top 50 through online activity to ensure the Winners & Top 50 recipients receive appropriate recognition.

Returning in 2021

The Heritage Bank Photographic Awards will return in 2021.

To be the first to receive details of next year's competition, email heritagephotographicawards@heritage.com.au to opt in for email reminders and notifications about the awards.

Thank you to our sponsors


Heritage Bank would like to thank the Toowoomba Photographic Society for their ongoing support and assistance with the awards.