We received an overwhelming number of entries into our 2020 Flowers in Focus photography competition and are pleased to announce the winning photographs.

Winner - Banksia splendida subsp. Photo: Guy Leung.View image slideshow

You can view these fabulous photos in an outdoor exhibition in Kings Park or preview them via our slideshow.

Thank you to Aspects of Kings Park Gallery Shop, Perth Zoo and Moonlight Cinema for generously providing the prizes for this competition.

The Kings Park Festival is proudly presented by Kings Park and Botanic Garden and the Friends of Kings Park.

Winners 2020:

  • Beth Baker
  • Jessica Breslin
  • Dave Handscombe
  • Julia Kalinkina
  • Sharon Leisk
  • Guy Leung
  • Pat Martin
  • Kit Prendergast
  • Jodie Stallard

Congratulations to all our winners!


Winner - Eucalyptus rhodantha (Rose Mallee). Photo: Beth Baker. Winner – Lechenaultia hybrid. Photo: Dave Handscombe. Winner – Rhodanthe chlorocephala (Pink everlastings). Photo: Jessica Breslin. Winner – Paracaleana nigrita (Flying Duck Orchid). Photo: Jodie Stallard. Winner – Banksia media (Southern plains banksia). Photo: Julia Kalinkina. Winner – Calectasia narragara (Star of Bethlehem). Photo: Kit Prendergast. Winner – Trichodesma zeylanicum var. Photo: Kit Prendergast. Winner – Banksia sp. Photo: Pat Martin. Winner – Drosera porrecta (Leafy sundew). Photo: Sharon Leisk.


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