Whitewater NZ Photo Competition 2023

Submissions for our annual photo competition are now open!

How to Enter:

Capture the Thrill and submit your entry via Google form by 15 November 2023. Include your name, the paddler(s) name, a brief description of the photo, and where it was taken.


  • First Place: $150
  • Second Place: $100
  • Third Place: $50

Competition Rules:

  • You must be an individual member of WWNZ OR a member of an affiliated club to enter. If you are not a member of WWNZ and wish to enter, feel free to join here – membership is only $10.
  • Each member can submit up to 10 of their best photos.
  • Submissions must be original, high-resolution images, up to 10MB per photo.
  • By entering, you grant Whitewater NZ the right to use your photo, with proper credit given to the photographer.
  • Deadline for submissions is 15 November 2023.
  • Winners will be contacted via the email address used to submit the photo, and announced on our website and social accounts.
  • The winners from the competition will be submitted to the FMC 2024 photo competition as WWNZ entries. More details:

Judging Criteria:

The WWNZ Board will vote for the top 10, with the top 3 chosen by popular vote of the members on our social media channels.

If you have any questions, reach out to us at [email protected].