Until January 15 Nikon-Walkley Press Photo Exhibition: NEWCASTLE

  • December 10, 2018
  • Wallsend District Library, Bunn St, Wallsend
Grab your friends and head to the Wallsend Library in Newcastle to see the biggest stories of the past year through the lenses of Australia’s best press photographers!
The Walkley Awards are the highest honour in Australian journalism, celebrating excellence across all media since 1956. The Nikon-Walkley Awards for Excellence in Photojournalism recognise the work of photographers across a range of genres, from news and sport to portraiture and photographic essays.
From the other side of the world to our own backyard, this exhibition lets us reflect on the year in news, through the individual worldviews and skilled lenses of Australia’s best photojournalists.

Exhibition dates

Opening December 10, 2018

Closing January 15, 2019


Monday-Friday, 9:30am – 8pm
Saturday, 9:30am – 2pm
Sunday, 1:30pm – 5pm


Wallsend Library

30 Bunn Street
Wallsend 2287
P: 02 4985 6680

Photo credit: “Sacrifice” by Chris Hopkins, winner of the 2018 Walkley for Feature/Photographic Essay, from his story “My Name Is Yunus” for SBS Online Documentaries.

The Nikon-Walkley Press Photography Exhibition is supported by Nikon Australia.