Lara Bennett Just look up

Calendar Competition winners announced today!


Congratulations to all of our participants in the 2020/2021 9th Annual Calendar Competition, and thank you to all who visited our first ONLINE EXHIBITION and voted for their favourite Upper Yarra, My Place, My Community image.

The votes have been counted and our People’s Choice Winner for 2020/2021 is Lara Bennett with her winning entry ‘Just Look Up’. (Today’s featured image)

Judges Choice, as determined by judges Benno Poeder and Paul Stoney, was awarded to Briana McCarthy for her entry ‘Morning Sun on the Aqueduct’.

Judges Choice U18 was awarded to Amber Hamer for her winning entry ‘Curious Cows’.


These winning entries will feature in our 2021 Community Bank Calendar – available in Branch at Warburton and Yarra Junction Community banks mid November.

Category Winner Winning Entry
Judges Choice Briana McCarthy Morning Sun on the Aqueduct
U18 Judges Choice Amber Hamer Curious Cows
People’s Choice Lara Bennett Just Look Up
Warburton Community Bank Branch Staff Choice Danny Melia From the Rail Trail Wesburn 2
Yarra Junction Community Bank Branch Staff Choice Jill Witherden I’m Watching you
Runner Up Robert Prudhoe Untitled 1
Runner Up Sue Jenkin Bushfire Haze
Runner Up Gary Ockwell Autumn Reflection
Runner Up Rose Sherriff How Now
Runner Up Peter Charles Downey Max and the Mushroom
Runner Up Heather Walker Nature’s Edit
Runner Up Graeme Edwards Rainbow over Junction

We will be featuring each of the 12 winning entries over the next 12 days on Facebook and on this website.

Congratulations everyone.