Destination Australia

Beautiful images, travel tales & clothing that promote Australia.

That Hidden Gem

This challenge closed about 3 years ago.

The Challenge

Have you recently had a look around your local neighbourhood? Do you know what is around that bend? You will be amazed at what hidden gems we have hiding in our local area. It might be a wetland, or a historic building. What you need to do is to present in a manner that will entice people to travel and see it. With pictures and words you need to sell your gem to the voters.
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Judging / Voting Criteria

Members will vote for their most favourite work and in case of a tie, the host will decide. Description of places where the images are being taken or the originality of the design will be highly rewarded and can make a difference in outcome.

Rewards & Prizes

The first four place getters will have their work Featured on the group’s homepage and can be entered into the Next Super Challenge.


The Top Ten

The Olde Gardener's Cottage by Michael John

The Olde Gardener's Cottage by Michael John was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 5 votes.

  • Boab Silhouettes (Panorama) by Mieke Boynton
  • The Track by Karen Stackpole
  • Lake Bennett by Jodie Williams
  • this way to dreamtime ... by gail woodbury
  • Nepean River by Terry Everson
  • Maribyrnong River at Essendon by Darren Stones
  • Maritime Village at night, Flagstaff Hill, Warrnambool, Australia by Roger Neal
  • Bell Gorge by Mark Ingram
  • Ancient Rocks by David Mapletoft

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  1. What has an "R" in the title

    What has an "R" in the title

    Yes, we're continuing again with the alphabet theme. This time please ensure the title of your…

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