To celebrate the United Nations International Year of the Forest, The City of Melbourne invites you to put your creativity to the test and make a powerful visual statement about why trees and green infrastructure is important to you.
With cash prizes of
up to $5,000, artists, designers, students and all members of the community can enter. So put pen to paper or graphics to computer and show us what our Urban Forest means to you. Winners and shortlisted entries will be displayed at various high profile public locations across the City for the months of November and December. Competition closes 5pm on 14 October 2011.
Open (over 18 years old)
Secondary school students (13 years to 18 years old)
Primary school students ( 5 years to 12 years old )
Winner Open: $5,000
Winner Secondary: $1,000 for your school for sustainability purposes
Winner Primary: $1,000 for your school for sustainability purposes
Winner Under 5’s: $1,000 for your child care centre /kindergarten for sustainability purposes
Visit www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/urbanforest to download entry forms and competition requirements.