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Enter now to help us showcase the #BestofBean

I am inviting anyone who lives, works or attends school in the Bean electorate to enter the 2022 #BestofBean Photography Competition.

Share a photo that showcases the people or places in our electorate of Bean for a chance to win up to $250 and have your photography featured on my Christmas and celebration cards.

Two ways to enter

  1. If you have a Google account use this link to access the online entry form where you can also upload your photo.
  2. Download the entry form. Submit the form via email and attach your photo OR tag @bean.about on Instagram.

*When you press submit on the PDF entry form, it should open an email in your email browser with the form attached and you can add your photo. If this does not work > save the form > open an email > attach the form and your photo > send the email to [email protected].

NOTE: If your photograph features a recognisable person in the image, you will be emailed a Talent Release Form which will be required to be completed before the entry is finalised.

All entries will be acknowledged. Please get in touch if you have not received an acknowledgement within 48 hours.

Enter before 11:59pm 25 November 2022. Winners will be announced and notified by 2 December 2022.

Prize categories

School Aged

First Prize: $250

Second Prize: $150

Third Prize: $100


First Prize: $250

Second Prize: $150

Third Prize: $100

*All prizes will be awarded as vouchers to a local business of the winner's choice.


  1. The Promoter is David Smith, Federal Member of Parliament for Bean.
  2. Entrants must live, or work, or attend school within the electorate of Bean.
  3. All photographs must be the original work of the entrant.
  4. Up to four entries are permitted per person.
  5. All entries that feature a recognisable person in the image must return a completed a Talent Release form for each person featured in their photograph before the entry is finalised.
  6. Entries close at 11:59 on the 25/11/2022
  7. In entering a photograph, the entrant gives permission to the Office of David Smith MP to reproduce and display the image in office publications, including: social media posts, stationery, Christmas and greeting cards and other digital and printed office materials. The text associated with the use of photo will always credit the photographer. The entrant acknowledges that there will be no remuneration for the use of the photograph.  The Office of David Smith MP agrees not to use the photograph in any sales or merchandise products.
  8. This is a game of skill.
  9. All prizes will be organised after the winners are announced and awarded as a voucher to a shop within the electorate of the winner’s choice. Prize cannot be redeemed for cash.
  10. The Promoter's decision in awarding prizes is final.
  11. The Promoter shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or for any personal injury suffered or sustained from the prize, except for any liability, which cannot by law be excluded.
  12. The Promoter reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and entrants (including an entrant's identity, age and place of residence) and to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these.
  13. Incomplete entries will be deemed invalid and errors and omissions will be accepted at the Promoter's discretion.
  14. Failure by the Promoter to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
  15. By entering and participating, entrant agrees to hold harmless, defend and indemnify the office of David Smith from and against any and all claims, demands, liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), losses, costs or expenses, with respect to or arising out of or related to (i) entrant’s participation in the Contest, or (ii) entrant’s participation in any Prize related activities, acceptance of a Prize and/or use or misuse of a Prize (including, without limitation, any property loss, damage, personal injury or death caused to any person(s).
  16. Winners will be notified by the 2 December 2022 through the details provided and subsequently acknowledged on this web page.