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Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Exhibition Launch
Fri. 18 November 2016, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm AEDT
NEWCASTLE REGION LIBRARY invites you to join us for the exhibition launch of Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition.
The world-renowned exhibition, on loan from the Natural History Museum in London, will open at the Lovett Gallery on 18 November 2016, featuring 100 awe-inspiring images, from fascinating animal behaviour to breath-taking wild landscapes.
'Wildlife Photographer of the Year' is the most prestigious photography event of its kind, providing a global platform that showcases the natural world’s most astonishing and challenging sights for over 50 years. Launching in 1965 and attracting 361 entries, today the competition receives over 42,000 entries from 96 countries highlighting its enduring appeal. This year’s 100 award-winning images will embark on an international tour that allows them to be seen by millions of people across six continents.
Lovett Gallery exhibition dates and times:
18 November 2016 - 25 February 2017
Monday to Wednesday: 9.30am - 8pm
Thursday and Friday: 9.30am - 5pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 2pm
Closed public holidays
Entry by gold coin donation
Free, stage-appropriate workshops are available for school groups. Group bookings welcome.
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