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Witness Australasian nature at its most dramatic, graceful and unexpected with this stunning collection of breathtaking photographs that showcase the exceptional talent of our region.

See over 100 images presented in large format, accompanied by information in English and Chinese that unveil spectacular moments in nature.


All AM Members receive unlimited free entry to this exhibition (no need to pre-book!), so join today! This is one of the many benefits of Membership, including discounts in the AM Store, all Museum events, No. 1 William and more.

Your ticket to Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year includes General Admission to the Australian Museum.

For any questions regarding the exhibition or booking a ticket, please call (02) 9320 6000.

Talks & Workshops

The Scratch, photographed by Georgina Steytler

Wildlife Photography for Beginners

26 Aug & 11 Nov

This hands-on workshop featuring live animal models will introduce you to the basics of nature photography.


Devouring a Home, photographed by Scott Portelli

Wildlife Photography for Enthusiasts

9 Sep & 25 Nov

Learn practical strategies for enhancing your nature photography skills from the experts.


Turtle basket by Aunty Karleen Green, photographed by Laura McBride

Aboriginal Weaving

10 & 11 Sep

Create a turtle basket from natural fibres with Aunty Karleen Green, while learning about Aboriginal ecological knowledge.


Bear Running, photographed by Jess Bray

An Evening with Nature Photographer Jess Bray

28 Sep

Photographer and adventurer Jess Bray discusses her eventful photography expeditions from Christmas Island to Kenya.


Scott Portelli portrait

An Evening with Nature Photographer Scott Portelli

9 Nov

Hear about Scott Portelli’s expeditions to Antarctica and discover the role photographers can play in conservation, research and education.


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Digital Camera Warehouse

Supporting Partners

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Daily Telegraph

Exhibition Partner

Australian Geographic

Exhibition Organiser

South Australian Museum