When is the competition open?

The competition begins on 5 June 2017 and ends at 11:59pm AEST on 17 July 2017.

How do I enter?

Entering the competition is easy. Take an awesome photo of ‘What makes the Inner West special’, write a short description and choose one of the entry options below.

Instagram: Ages 13 years+

Post the photo on Instagram with the description and tag it with #create2036 and @innerwest­_council


Email: Everyone 24 years of age and under. Children 12 years and under must enter by email.

Send your photo to competitions@innerwest.nsw.gov.au with entrant’s first name and age, photo description, and (if under 18) the contact details of a parent / guardian.

Photos received by email will be published on this page to share all things that make the Inner West special.

Can I enter more than once?

Yes! You can enter more than once, but you cannot win more than one prize.

How will entries be judged?

Entries will be judged on technical skill, content and originality – so get creative!

What do winners receive?

The TOP 20 entries chosen by our panel will each win a $50 voucher to be spent in the Inner West local government area. Winners will also have the chance for their photos to be published in the new Inner West Community Strategic Plan when it’s finalised in 2018!

Is there anything else I should know?

  • If you enter by Instagram, turn on the ‘Save Original Photos’ setting and keep the original image. This means if you’re chosen as a winner, we can use the best quality version of your photo!
  • If you’re under 18, remember to get permission from your parent or guardian before you enter.
Read the Terms and Conditions for more details.