​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​2020 LOCKDOWN PHOTO COMPETITION

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​Been doing anything exciting recently?    Did you soar during lockdown?  Did you seek new adventures in your own back yard?

​If you did then share it with us all at the Clutha District Libraries 2020 Lockdown Photo Competition.

The goal is to create a visual history of the recent COVID-19 lockdown and pandemic which can be use as a historical document for the education of future generations.​

Open to all amateur and professional photographers who reside in the Clutha District.

​Opening Date: 1st August 2020

Closing Date: 31st August 2020

Digital photos only and all the photos must have been taken within the Clutha District.

For the list of classes and term and conditions click here​.​

Lockdown le​​vels

The start dates of lockdown levels were:

  • Level 4 - 26 March 2020
  • Level 3​ - 28 April 2020
  • Level 2 - 14 May 2020
  • Level 1 - 9 June 2020


Don't forget to check your photos metadata to confirm what date it was taken. If you're not sure how to do this, there is plenty of info online, or you can follow these easy steps in Windows Explorer.

  • Step 1 - Open Windows Explorer. Navigate to the picture file that has the metadata you want to examine.
  • Step 2 - Right-click the picture file. Click "Properties" from the context menu.​

Click the "Details" tab to display the picture metadata.

Spons​​ored by:  

  • Johnstone Electrical 100%, 
  • Maxine Evans Picture Framing
  • Fantail Photography
  • Clutha Camera Club


​​Brick Club

Balclutha Library After School Programme

Every Wednesday during term 3 the Balclutha Library will be running an after school Brick Club for children aged 5 to 13 from 3-45pm to 4.45pm.  At the end of each session all of the creations will be will be displayed in the Balclutha Library.


​HELL Reading C​​hallenge

Read your way to a Pizza. Call into your nearest library and collect a pizza wheel and reading log.   Read 7 books, bring your pizza wheel and reading log back into the library and we will sign it off.  Then you can take your wheel  to HELL Pizza and receive a free 333 HELL Pizza.  

Open to children aged 5-13 year old - Pizza wheel available from the 6th July 2020.​​​

Page reviewed: 30 Jul 2020 9:47am