Do you want to see YOUR photograph on the front cover of a collectable booklet?

Now is your chance to gain exposure to thousands of people!

The Boonah District Chamber of Commerce is looking for an image that perfectly captures what it means to be active and outdoors in the Boonah and Fassifern surrounds.

Our stunning region offers an array of outdoor leisure activities and sports for people of all ages and fitness levels. As we approach the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, the BDCC is interested in ACTION photos that showcase our Sports and ACTIVE Community.

To get your creative juices flowing, some of the Boonah and Fassifern region outdoor offerings include, but are not limited to:

  • Horse riding and tumbling
  • Bush walking
  • Kayaking
  • Rodeo
  • Air sports – eg. gliding
  • Rock climbing
  • Fishing
  • Rowing
  • Water skiing
  • Motocross
  • Sporting groups – eg. football, golf, vigaro.
Horse Riding
Bush Walking

Get involved with a local sporting group, social club or even a group of friends to capture yourself or others in action!

Photo Criteria:

  • Photos to be taken of local sporting groups and other fitness activities
  • Photos to be taken in the Boonah and Fassifern surrounds
  • More than one photo of any sport or activity is encouraged


  • Images that meet the criteria will be shortlisted
  • Shortlisted images will be put out for public vote on the Boonah Street Festival’s Facebook page and website.

The winner will have their action photo published on the cover of Celebrating Our Sports and Active Community, a fundraiser for the 2017 Boonah Christmas Street Festival. This collectable publication is a business funded initiative that is circulated to thousands of people in the Boonah district and beyond through businesses and the Boonah Visitor Information Centre.

Click here to check out a small excerpt of last year’s booklet here.

Successful images will be shortlisted and put out for public vote on the Boonah Street Festival’s Facebook page and website.

Finalists and other selected entrants will also be featured within the publication. All successful entrants will receive a photo credit. Whether you are a novice or a more experienced photographer, this is your chance to get your name out there!


Minimum requirements for submitted entries:

  • High-resolution image in JPG format, 300ppi, 1813 pixels wide by 1600 pixels high.
  • Landscape orientation.
  • Full colour.

Submit your photograph, image details and contact details to

OR load it publicly to Facebook or Instagram and tag us @boonahstreetfestival with #pc17

Terms & Conditions:

Entries open: 15th August, 2017

Entries close: 5pm, 28th September, 2017

Shortlist announced: 30th September, 2017

Winner announced: 5th October, 2017

By entering, participants warrant that the image is their own original work and does not infringe any copyright.

The photo must have been taken within the Boonah and Fassifern surrounds and less than three years prior to the competition closing date. All photographs must be taken in a safe and lawful location. Children taking photographs should be appropriately supervised by their parent or guardian.

Entrants provide the Boonah District Chamber of Commerce with an irrevocable licence to use the image in the 2017 book and in other applications.

If your image features people, we will require a photo consent form to be completed by the people in the image. Without a completed consent form, an image will not be able to be shortlisted. Download the consent form.

For the purposes of Australian law, this photo competition is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the finalists or winners. The organiser’s administration of the rules will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.