Heritage Bank
Photographic Awards

Encouraging + Celebrating the Art of Australian Photography

Returning in 2021

The Heritage Bank Photographic Awards will return on 3 May 2021.

More information will be available in the near future.

To receive updates on the Heritage Bank Photographic Awards competition, email heritagephotographicawards@heritage.com.au to opt in for email reminders and notifications about the awards.

2020 Winners

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


Our 2020 Heritage Bank Photographic Awards Exhibition display, due to take place on 1-23 Sept 2020 was not able to proceed due to COVID-19. We've extended our promotion for the 2020 Awards online, to ensure the Winners & Top 50 recipients receive appropriate recognition.

Thank you to our sponsors


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