2021 WDACC cancelled

Unfortunately due to COVID-19 the WDACC weekend in Mudgee has been cancelled. All event booking have now been refunded.

The exhibition of competition winners is currently being exhibited at the new Mudgee Arts Precinct. Congratulations to all the winners.



main event

A night with
Mark Watson

Unfortunately due to COVID this event has been cancelled.

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

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)

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

WDACC Exhibition

View the winning photos on display at Mudgee Art Gallery.

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
AREC Mudgee

Motocross Racing Sports Photography

Join us up close and personal for all the action and excitement of live Motocross Racing. You'll have special access to the track to capture all the thrills and spills!

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Club Mudgee


We'll be holding the annual WDACC AGM at 5pm at Club Mudgee - All welcome to attend.

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Pines - Douro Street (Opposite Mudgee Showground)

A night a the Pines - Creative night photography

Come along to out local pine forest for a night of light, smoke and sparkle! We've organised a model and some fun lighting options for lots of creativity and fun. Don't forget your head torch!

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


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.