A Day In The Life of a River (2006)

ART / ESSAY COMPETITION

The overall competition theme was "A Day In The Life Of A River". (The Dasher, the Minnow and the Upper Don are the 3 rivers in the Mount Roland Rivercare Catchment.) The entrant was encouraged to view the river from the perspective of one of its inhabitants - human, animal, plant, insect, bird, rock, tree, fungus, reptile, etc……

  The competition ran from 8th June 2006 - 11th July 2006. Here are a few of the entries:

CATEGORIES

  • Art (Drawing or Painting) 5-10 years
  • Art (Drawing or Painting) 11-16 years
  • >Written (Essay or Poem)5-10 years
  • Written (Essay or Poem) 11-16 years

PRIZES:

For each category and age group, the following prizes were awarded:

  • FIRST PRIZE: $75 CASH PRIZE
  • SECOND PRIZE: CMAX DOUBLE MOVIE PASS (courtesy of CMAX Cinemas, Devonport)

Also, the FIRST 10 entries received an ART & CRAFT KIT

WINNERS

  • Art 5-10 years : FIRST - Sebastian Gardam / SECOND - Jack Hanlon
  • Art 11-16 years : FIRST - Alban King  SECOND - Emily Padman
  • Written 5-10 years : FIRST - Tiarna Bakowski  SECOND - Jack Febey
  • Written 11-16 years : FIRST - Jiya Williams  SECOND - Kym Rogers

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