We love our Zoo Photography Competition

Generations of families have enjoyed the 40 acre rainforest setting of Alma Park Zoo, the oldest Zoo in Queensland!

During the 2013 June School Holidays, we are inviting Alma Park Zoo fans to share their favourite family photo from any year in the Zoo’s history with your closest 12,000 friends – Alma Park Zoo Fans on Facebook!

Photos must be taken at Alma Park Zoo in walkways or public areas and feature at least one human having fun at the Zoo!

Meeting Pepper Possum during her Zoo stroll with Keepers..

Photos may be from anytime in the Zoo’s history or taken in recent times.  There are many photo opportunities at Alma Park Zoo, here are a few ideas for you to consider:

  • A photo with Pepper Possum when she is taking a stroll through the Zoo Grounds with her Keepers!
  • A photo with Simba the Dingo during his daily walk through the Zoo.
  • Photos from Friendship Farm with our miniature horses, alpacas, calves or sheep!
  • Encounters with our Snakes, Koalas or crocodilians during our Daily Keeper Presentations at the Zoo
  • Book an encounter with our Lemurs, Marmosets, Red Pandas or our Aussie animals!

The opportunities are endless during a visit to Alma Park Zoo!  Please ensure that you observe our Zoo Etiquette Guidelines if you are taking photos at the Zoo.

How to Win

The contest will run from June 16th to July 16th.

Photos will be judged on

  • Photographic quality,
  • Originality or creativity,
  • Capturing a sense of fun & adventure at Alma Park Zoo.

Finalist photos will be published on the Alma Park Zoo Facebook page on Sunday July 21st with Alma Park Zoo fans voting for the ‘most liked’ photos that depict  “We love our Zoo”!

Facebook Finalists

The Facebook ‘Like’ Competition will run from July 21st to August 1st with winners being determined by the highest number of likes for their photo!

Prizes for the highest number of Facebook likes!

First Prize

  • Highest number of likes on the Alma Park Zoo Facebook page for your photo
  • One Family Annual Pass to the Zoo for 2 adults and 3 children valued at $370

Second Prize

  • 2nd highest number of likes on the Alma Park Zoo Facebook page for your photo
  • One Family Day Pass to the Zoo for 2 adults and 3 children valued at $105

Third Prize

  • 3rd highest number of likes on the Alma Park Zoo Facebook page for your photo.
  • An Animal Encounter Experience of your choice for 2 people!

VIP Animal Encounters are an awesome opportunity for great photos!

How to Enter

Step 1:    “Like” our Facebook fan page (www.facebook.com/almaparkzoo) If you are a fan already, thank you!  We love your support for Alma Park Zoo!

Step 2:    Find your favourite image, or better yet, make some new memories at the Zoo with your family!  Don’t forget to watch our Facebook fan page and website for your opportunity to get special School Holiday Admission Vouchers to the Zoo during the School holidays!  Grab your camera and snap away. Remember, make sure your images have a human in them!

Step 3:  Complete the entry form below and attach your photo!

We love our Zoo Photography Competition Entry

If you would like to enter the “We Love our Zoo” Photography Competition, please complete the form below with all your details and upload your photo.  Please ensure that your email address and contact details are correct so that we can contact you if you are a finalist or you win one of the prizes.

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