PSNZ Liaison Report – April 2023

From our trusty PSNZ Liaison Officer, Judith:

Updates for PSNZ and affiliated clubs competitions.


South Island Regional Convention and South Island Regional Salon

Date: April 8th & 9th
Venue: Lincoln University, Lincoln
Registrations are CLOSE on March 24
Registration fee is $230 per person for everyone

Registrations and Salon entries can be found at the: South Island Regional Convention website

North Island Regional Convention and North Island Regional Salon

Date: May 6th & 7th
Venue: The Barge Event Centre, Whangarei
Registrations are OPEN
Registration fee is $230 per person for everyone

Registrations and Salon entries can be found at the: North Island Regional Convention website

Jack Sprosen Audio-Visual competition

Opens: 22nd March 2023. Closes: 22nd April 2023. Enter: Jack Spronsen AV on the PSNZ website.

Whanganui Salon – Humanity and Earth

A new category next year is Aotearoa New Zealand Heritage for images that are iconic and recognisably Kiwi. In addition, the Salon retains the previous categories Humanity and the Natural World and Living in a Changing World. The Whanganui Salon is a bit different to other salons seeking images which illustrate the relationship between humanity and the planet we live on.
Opens: 29th March 2023.
Details: Whanganui Salon.


Dunedin Festival of Photography – 50th Anniversary Exhibition
Our very own national competition. The 50th Anniversary Exhibition invites print and projected images in open, nature, monochrome and portraiture categories. Come and join the hundreds of photographers who have participated in this exhibition since its inception in 1968.
Opens: 1st April 2023. Closes: 16th April 2023.
Details: Dunedin Festival of Photography

Taupo Camera Club Print Workshop
One-day printing workshop with Rachel Smith and Chris Helliwell in Taupo.
Saturday 1st April
Email: Taupo Camera Club to register.


Māwhera National Salon of Photography

Opens: 1st May 2023. Closes: 31st May 2023.
Details: Māwhera National Salon of Photography


The National Interclub Salons

  • The Wiltshire Interclub Cup;
  • The George Chance Landscape Interclub Salon;
  • The Bledisloe Cup Interclub Salon; and
  • The Bowron Digital Landscape Salon
all open 1st August 2023 and close: 30 th August 2023.
Details: Interclub Salons