Singleton Citizen of the Year and Young Achiever of the Year announced at Australia Day ceremony

Singleton has celebrated Australia Day with an official ceremony including the Australia Day address by decorated army colonel Iain Cruickshank, a citizenship ceremony to welcome 36 new Australians and the announcement of Singleton’s leading citizens. 2017 Wambo Coal Singleton Hall of fame inductee Peggy Moore was named 2019 Citizen of the Year, for her tireless…

Darling Portrait Prize

Entries close: 1 October 2019 The winner of the annual Darling Portrait Prize will receive a cash prize of $75,000. To enter the Prize you must be at least 18 years old and an Australian citizen or resident. The subject of your portrait must be an Australian citizen or resident, or significant to Australian life.…

Olive Cotton Award

Entries close: 3 May 2019 The Olive Cotton Award for photographic portraiture is a $20,000 biennial national award for excellence in photographic portraiture dedicated to the memory of photographer Olive Cotton. The winning work is acquired for the Tweed Regional Gallery’s Collection. The exhibition is selected from entrants across Australia and is a significant opportunity…