Competitions Photography Travel

2020 Calendar Competition Winners

THE WINNER – Vicky Herring – Kennedy Ranges

Thank you to everyone that entered the AOR 2020 Calendar Competition!

And the winners are

Where has your AOR taken you? What’s the most remote location you have visited?

Show us what you love about Australia and going Off Road! We are lucky to live in such a beautiful, diverse country and we want to see what you love about Australia. Sell the natural beauty and lifestyle of Australia, showcasing the diversity and different areas.


  • ‘I want to be there’ factor – a sense that we want to leave what we’re doing and be in that spot right now.
  • Composition of the image. One of the rules of composition is that if you imagine your image is divided into thirds both vertically and horizontally that the subject should be placed on one of the intersecting grids. In general this guide makes for a strong composition. This guide also works for horizons which are ideally placed as one third or two thirds.
  • From a composition point of view it also preferable to have a vehicle facing into  rather than out of the image.
  • Colours and textures.


  • Each entrant may submit as many entries into the competition as they wish.
  • Entrant must like our Facebook page and follow us on Instagram (provided you are a current user of these platforms).
  • Photographs must be at least 2MB and submitted in JPEG or PNG format.
  • Entries are to be submitted to via email or dropbox link.
    • Please include in your entry email: entrant name, photo location (including state), date taken, model in image, caption.
  • Photographs may have been taken at any time but must have been taken by the entrant submitting them.
  • Photographs may be edited to adjust ‘errors’ in composition, exposure, brightness and contrast, however content must not be removed, added, altered or distorted beyond the truth of the original photograph.
  • By entering the competition entrants agree to have their photographs distributed in AOR advertising and in the 2020 AOR calendar which will be available for sale.

Entries will be judged and winners selected by AOR Director’s Steve & Rhonda Budden.
The competition is open for entries until 4 October, to be drawn on 11 October 2019.

2020 Entries

Vicky Herring - Wooleen Station River CampVicky Herring - Murchison River Free CampVicky Herring - Wooramel River Gorge_Marion Henderson_5952-EditRay Roberts - Ruffle River WARay-Roberts-Coulomb-Point-WABec Hayes - Roxby Downs SABec Hayes - Plenty Highway NTBec Hayes - Plenty Highway NT 4Bec Hayes - Plenty Highway NT 3Bec Hayes - Plenty Highway NT 2Bec Hayes - Mereenie Loop NTBec Hayes - Diamantina River QLDBec Hayes - Birdsville TrackDianne-Meyer-Chambers-Gorge-SAPeter & Kim-Cummins-Coppins Gap WAVicky Herring - Kennedy RangesJohn Currey - Double Island QLDJohn Currey - Bunya Mountains QLDAlex Benham - Tjingkalajatjara waterhole, Karlamilyi National ParkAlex Benham - Shell Beach, Tamala Station, Western AustraliaAlex Benham - Pilbara Sunset, Western AustraliaAlex Benham - Fitzgerald Bay, South AustraliaAlex Benham - Carawine Gorge, Western AustraliaNgaire Hart - Mount connerNgaire Hart - Cambooya QLDDarian Stirzaker - Arthur River Plenty Highway NTAnne Sweeney - Booti Booti National ParkAnne Sweeney - Maree SAAnne SweeneyAnne Sweeney - Winderbandi Point, Ningaloo Station WAAnne Sweeney - Olive Hill Campground, Margaret RiverAnne Sweeney - Hawker, Flinders RangesBig-Red-Bob-LewisTractor Beach - Bob LewisThe Breakaways - Bob LewisSimpson Desert - Bob LewisShelly Beach, Eyre Peninsula - Bob LewisRemote Camp on Salt Lake - Bob LewisRawnsley Park - Bob LewisMernmerna - Bob LewisLipson Cove Tumdy Bay - Bob LewisFlinders Ranges - Bob LewisFarina Station - Bob LewisCoongie Lake in Flood - Bob LewisRob Ackland - SA RallyIan Baker - Outback SAIan Baker- Mt Ive, SATrekking Downunder - OutbackChris Muller - NSWBob Lewis - Tractor BeachBob Lewis - Shelly Beach, Eyre PeninsulaBob Lewis - Shelly BeachBob Lewis - Tractor BeachRosemary & Richard Jamonts - Ulupna on the MurrayPeter & Narelle Mills - Nearly 300km from 'anywhere' muchPeter & Narelle Mills - Carpets of wildflowers Mullewa WAPeter & Narelle Mills - Bushcamp near Gary Junction Rd WAPeter & Narelle Mills - Lake Koorkoordine, WAPeter & Narelle Mills - Lake Koorkoordine, WADianne-Meyer----Lake-Campion-Nature-Reserve,-NE-of-Nungarin-WADianne-Meyer---Eaglestone-Rock,-NE-of-Nungarin-WAJanine-and-Peter-Symons---BRBOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERADCIM100MEDIADJI_0248.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0216.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0208.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0204.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0245.JPGDCIM100GOPROGOPR1635.DCIM100MEDIADJI_0053.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0041.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0057.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0030.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0032.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0007.JPGDCIM126GOPROGOPR3371.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0222.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0234.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0149.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0109.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0014.JPGDCIM100MEDIADJI_0046.JPG

Winner of the 2019 Calendar Competition

Bob Lewis

Top 13 2019 Calendar Competition Entries

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