our
events

main event

A night with
Mark Watson

Join us for a night with Mark Watson, one of Australia’s foremost commercial photographers working across the genres of travel & lifestyle, environmental documentary, action and adventure.

Hosted by Ken Sutcliffe, the night will include a talk and slideshow by Mark and finishing with
a Q&A session.

our schedule

Friday
August 13, 2021
5:30 pm - 10:30 am
Mudgee Observatory

Shooting the Stars

At Mudgee Observatory you’ll have the rare opportunity to attach your camera body and shoot through the Takahashi telescope and take photos of galaxies, star clusters and planets. The only telescope of its size in Australia! (860mm Lens, F3.4)

Saturday
August 14, 2021
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mudgee Art Gallery

WDACC Exhibition

View the winning photos on display at Mudgee Art Gallery.

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Blues Peak Road

Extreme Sports Photography Workshop

Join us up close and personal for all the action and excitement as we photograph Steve Mini (Ex Nitro Circus) perform motorbike tricks and flips. The session will be led by Mark Watson, who will provide his action sport tips.

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Town Hall Theatre

A Night with Mark Watson

Join us for a night with Mark Watson, one of Australia’s foremost commercial photographers working across the genres of travel & lifestyle, environmental documentary, action and adventure.

Hosted by Ken Sutcliffe, the night will include dinner at the Mudgee Brewery, a talk and slideshow by Mark and finishing with
a Q&A session.

Sunday
August 16, 2021
6:00 am - 9:00 am
Putta Bucca Wetlands

Bird Photography Workshop

Join us on an early morning visit to Puttabucca Wetlands with our expert widlife photographer Mark Leary for some bird spotting and photography, including a free cooked breakfast to warm you through.

11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Holterman Museum Gulgong

Holterman Museum Experience

Take a tour of the Gulgong Holtermann Museum, featuring a contemporary exhibition of the UNESCO listed Holtermann Collection of photographs. The interactive exhibition is housed in two restored 1870’s gold rush buildings.

see the winners

WDACC exhibition

Cudgegong Camera Club welcomes all members of WDACC to Mudgee. Visit our brand new Mudgee art gallery to view all the winning entries from the WDACC competition. Both the winning individual and club entries will be on display.

View the exhibition from 9am – 3pm on Saturday 14th only. All images will be gifted to the winning photographers at our Saturday night session.

After you’ve enjoyed the exhibition take some time to wander the streets where you’ll find local cafes, boutique shopping, historic buildings and don’t forget to grab a photo of the beautiful blossoms in full bloom!

 

entry forms

Individual Entry Form

Interclub Entry Form

Category Definition Guide

Rules & Entry Instructions

Accommodation

stay in Mudgee

Looking for Mudgee Region accommodation? You’ll find an array of places to stay with the perfect place to rest your head during WDACC weekend.

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