Your Australian story on Instagram!

Last week Sutherland Shire Libraries held an instagram photo competition for the Shire’s young people over the popular Book Week period. 

Winner: Woolooware High student Sally Tran with Alison the Children's and Youth officer at Sutherland Library. Picture John Veage

Winner: Woolooware High student Sally Tran with Alison the Children's and Youth officer at Sutherland Library. Picture John Veage

Participants were required to reflect the theme ‘Australia! Story, Country’ and post a photograph of their favourite book on their instagram page with the hashtag #sslbookweek2016  to confirm their entry.

The winner was 16 year old Sally Tran a student at Woolooware High School who used the book ”Goodnight Mister Tom” a children's novel by the English author Michelle Magorian with dramatic lighting and some Australian props.

Sally received a $50 Westfield voucher, two of the photographic judge John Veage’s photographic books and a prestigious certificate to showcase her win.

Details of the competition were posted on the Sutherland Shire Library’s Instagram page, @sslyouthconnect, which utilises social networking to promote library services to young people between the ages of 13-24.

Sally Trans winning entry

Sally Trans winning entry

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