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The 2017 Human Rights photo competition is now open.

The 2017 photo competition by the Australian Human Rights Commission explores the broad theme of Home, and we'll showcase here a selection of the best photos you've sent us.

The theme is inspired by Eleanor Roosevelt's famous quote: “Where, after all, do universal human rights begin? In small places, close to home..."

About the competition

  • There will be two categories for entries: Under 18 and 18 & over.
  • Overall winners will receive their prizes at the 2017 Human Rights Awards on December 8 in Sydney. A selection of photos from the Competition will also be on display.
  • Prize is a $600 voucher to spend at JB-Hifi, Apple or camera store.
  • The competition will close on 30 September 2017.

If you have a query about the competition, please email




$600 voucher to spend at JB-Hifi, Apple or a camera store.


2017 sponsorship opportunities are available.