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Red-knobbed Coot and Chick by John Coleman (2024 Calendar))

Red-knobbed Coot and Chick by John Coleman (2024 Calendar)

2024 Photo Competition

Entries for the Zandvlei Trust 2024 Calendar Competition are open.

We are looking for wonderful images taken of birds, wildlife, landscapes, people enjoying themselves or anything else about Zandvlei and its immediate surrounds. 

First prize 1 x R2000 online printing voucher at ORMS

Second prize 1 x R1000 online printing voucher at ORMS

Third prize 1 x R500 online printing voucher at ORMS

We will also be offering a cash prize of R1000 to the best junior entrant (under 16 years of age) sponsored by Pam Golding Properties.


Here is how it works:

  1. Theme: Zandvlei — conservation and community.
  2. Maximum 3 entries per person.
  3. The photos should be in landscape orientation.
  4. They do not need to be taken in 2023.
  5. Photos should be 1-MB or larger.

Send your entries to our photo competition co-­ordinator David Rogers david@­

Closing date for entries is 31 October 2024

Photos can be of the vlei, wildlife, birds, landscapes, activities, or people having fun or with an environmental angle. The aim to promote Zandvlei, conservation and community. The boundaries of the area are the vlei and its shores, including Lakeside, Westlake and Muizenberg extending 100 meters on either side of Zandvlei Mouth.

The winners will be included in a glossy printed calendar which will be sold to raise funds for the Zandvlei Trust and to support its activities. Images will also be used in our newsletters and social media. A special event will be held end of November, to show all the finalists, to hear what the judges have to say and to hand out the prizes and hand over the floating trophy for the best image of 2024.

Please note: All images entered may be used by the Trust in its marketing media. ZVT undertakes to credit all used.

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