Winners of the 2019 National Water Week Poster Competition have been announced.
Each October, National Water Week (21 - 27 October 2019) makes a splash right across Australia, inspiring individuals, communities and organisations to work together to build awareness and understanding around water related topics and challenges.
The 2019 theme was "It's time to change the world". Primary school students were invited to create a poster reflecting water related issues that are important to them.
See the winning entries below.
Categories and prizes
Poster entries were received in four categories:
- Prep / Foundation
- Grade 1 & 2
- Grade 3 & 4
- Grade 5 & 6.
Great prizes were won in each category, including:
- First prize: $100 gift card
- Second prize: $50 gift card
- Third prize: $30 gift card.
Melton Primary School won the $500 school prize. The prize will go towards a water/sustainability project at their school.
2019 winning entries
First place - Odette, Myrniong Primary School
Second place - Lila - St Brigid's Primary School
Third place - Hayden, Melton Primary School
Grade 1 & 2
First place - Leila, Gisborne Primary School
Second place - Isabel, Gisborne Primary School
Third place - Roxy, Gisborne Primary School
Grade 3 & 4
First place - Julia, St Brigid's Primary School
Second place - Georgia, Killara Primary School
Third place - Maxine, St Brigid's Primary School
Grade 5 & 6
First place - Charlotte, Myrniong Primary School
Second place - Frankie, Myrniong Primary School
Third place - Lawson, Myrniong Primary School