Friday Sep 1st | 6:30pm | National Arboretum | Tickets $95

Join World Photo Day and the Cerebral Palsy Alliance for the launch of the Our City: Canberra photo exhibition at the National Arboretum. A seated cocktail evening with Food, Drinks and Live Music, discover some of Canberra’s best photographs and help us raise money for the Cerebral Palsy Alliance.

The Shindig Details

Join us in your best semi-formal get up for our World Photo Day Canberra Exhibition Launch, Fundraiser and Awards Night. Look great, share in some good eats and enjoy a local beer or wine. With entertainment by Canberra City Big Band, Telopea School Band and the Canberra Swing Katz, this is a night you don’t want to miss!

Participate in our fundraising Auction to take home one of the top three photos entered in our competition. Also up for auction will be three signed prints captured by local photographers, Martin Ollman, Lori Cicchini and Paul Jurak.

Buy Your Ticket ($95)

Our Fundraising Target: $15,000

$1,195 of $15,000

An evening out that supports community!

At World Photo Day, we believe in bringing together community to inspire a better world through photography.

We have an ambitious target to raise over $15,000 for the Cerebral Palsy Alliance in Canberra. An organisation that supports over 500 children and their families across the ACT and regions.

Dinner and Drinks for all!

Eat, drink, dance and enjoy the night. Your ticket is all-inclusive!

Evening Eats

Catered by Ginger Catering, Canberra’s premier, community focused caterer they’ve got the evening refreshments sorted with a 9 course canapé menu.

  • Sweet Corn scones topped with avocado, coriander + tomato, chipotle salsa (V)
  • Vietnamese vegetable rice paper rolls with chilli peanut dipping sauce (V, GF)
  • Lamb and Curry Satay with minted yoghurt dipping sauce (GF)
  • Polenta “pizza” topped with confit cherry tomato, parmesan, pesto (V, GF)
  • Classic organic chicken fillet schnitzel parmesan + sage crumbed, lemon + garlic tarator
  • Zucchini, onion + cashew bhajis with yoghurt raita dipping sauce (V, GF)
  • Pumpkin, spinach + fetta spanakopita (V)
  • Strawberries dipped in dark Belgian chocolate (GF)
  • Donut middles filled with raspberry + white chocolate

Brews by Bentspoke Brewing Co.

BentSpoke Brewing Co. have kindly donated beverages in support of the Cerebral Palsy Alliance. Support local and crack a BentSpoke brew!

Canberra Pale Ale

Mild cloudy Australian Pale Ale. Soft fruity aromas and light biscuity malt giving a nice light mouth feel.

Cranking IPA

Similar to a West Coast IPA. Floral nose with notes of citrus and pine. Medium bodied with a nice punch of hops and a solid malt finish.

Wine Connoisseurs!

Don’t stress yet, we have local wines on the way!

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“I believe that photography has the power to tell stories, inspire generations and create positive impact in the world”
– Korske Ara (Founder, World Photo Day)