Rebus Puzzle Challenge


This competition has CLOSED. Answers are available below.

Join in the fun to solve our Rebus (picture) puzzles in August and go into the draw for a chance to win a $100 gift card.

There will be a Winter themed puzzle published every Monday during the month of August. Each puzzle will have clues for a title of a book or a DVD. Anyone can solve the puzzles but only library members are eligible to enter the draw. You can guess the answer to each puzzle up to five times but only one correct answer per puzzle is eligible for the draw. View the terms and conditions below.

There will be 3 x $100 gift cards available to win, drawn randomly from all correct guesses. All entries must be submitted by Monday 5 September 2022.


Answer: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis

Clues: Children’s Book, Movie, Mini-Series, Play

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Answer: A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin 

Clues: Adult Fantasy Book Series

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Answer: Burial Rites by Hannah Kent

Clues: Adult Mystery Book, set in Iceland

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Answer: Happy Feet

Clues: Children’s Animated Movie

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Answer: March of the Penguins

Clues: Documentary

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Clues: Fairytale, Movie, Anime, Play, Opera, Video game, Ballet

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Answer: The Snow Queen



Competition Terms and Conditions

  • The Promoter is the City of Ryde of 3 Richardson Place, North Ryde NSW 2113, ABN number 81 621 292 610.
  • The City of Ryde “2022 Join IN Rebus Puzzle Challenge” Competition commences at 10:00am Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) on Monday 1 August 2022 and ends at 5:00pm AEST on Monday 5 September 2022.
  • Entry into the promotion is open to valid members of the City of Ryde Libraries.
  • To enter the competition, participants must correctly guess the book/book series/DVD title depicted by the Rebus Puzzles (picture puzzles) and submit their answer(s) via the online form at, or by completing an entry form at one of the City of Ryde Library branches.
  • Participation in the competition by completing the above step is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  • Participants may submit a maximum of five (5) answers per puzzle.
  • Entries into the competition are limited to one (1) correct answer per person per puzzle.
  • City of Ryde staff members, Councillors and their families and any promotional partners are not able to enter the competition.
  • From the correct entries, three (3) winners will be randomly drawn to win a $100 gift card which can be collected at a City of Ryde Library branch.
  • If the Promoter is unable to contact the winner(s) within 24 hours, the winner(s) will forfeit their prize, which will be offered to the next drawn entry.
  • The Prize, or any unused portion of the Prize, is not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be redeemed as cash. The Prize is not valid in conjunction with any other offer.
  • The Prize is subject to any conditions imposed by the Promoter.
  • The Promoter recognises that this promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook.
  • By entering the competition, the winners consents to their names being published as winners of the competition and to participate in any publicity accompanying or resulting from this promotion in printed and/or online formats.
  • City of Ryde will not be responsible for any entries that are not received for any reason, by the closing date and time, whether lost, delayed, corrupted or otherwise, and whether or not due to any technical difficulties or malfunctions. 
  • The Promoter reserves the right to refuse to award any of the Prizes to anyone in breach of these terms and conditions.