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Fish out your pics for Taputeranga’s 10-year photo competition

Island Bay’s Taputeranga Marine Reserve is celebrating its 10-year anniversary, and has a photography challenge for you.

Help encourage the appreciation of Taputeranga Marine Reserve through photography, while snorkeling, diving or simply enjoying the Wellington South Coast.

The photography competition, has two categories – Underwater and Topside – and entrants can enter two images in each category.

Images must feature the Wellington South Coast, in particular the Taputeranga Marine Reserve, the marine life, its environment and landmarks. Photos must have been taken by the entrant, in the 2018 calendar year, and should be in good taste with respect for the environment (no harming of wildlife).

Entries should be sent to [email protected] by 30 November 2018. There is no entry fee.

Winners will be announced on the Friends of Taputeranga Marine Reserve Website and Facebook page in mid-December and receive prizes from their sponsors and supporters. For full rules and conditions see