Youth Creative Competition 2023

Youth Creative Comp 2023

The City of Ryde is excited to announce the introduction of our first Youth Creative Competition 2023.

This competition will be open to ages 12-24 year’s old who live, work or study in the City of Ryde.


Art Category

 Submit a photo of an artwork across any of the following categories

  • Painting
  • Drawing
  • Photography
  • Sculpture
  • Still digital piece
  • Collage

Writing Category

 Submit a piece of writing (maximum 1000 words)

  • Short story
  • Fan fiction
  • Poetry
  • Review, or
  • Piece of prose

The competition will be held across three age groups 12-15, 16-19, 20-24 and entries will be asked to respond to a particular theme, TBA in the coming weeks.

Key dates

Entries open: 1 July 2023 
Entries close: 30 September 2023
Judging period: 1 October – 31 October 2023
Announcement of winners/Award Ceremony: November 2023 (TBC)

Please revisit this page in the coming weeks for more detail or contact 9952 8222 if you have any questions