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September 2017

  • 14 September 2017

    Photo of stubborn wombat storms in to win popular prize

    Photographer Charles Davis of Cooma, NSW, has been named the People’s Choice winner of the 2017 Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year competition at the South Australian Museum for his image ‘Guthega wombat’.

    He snapped the award-winning photograph of a common wombat (Vombatus ursinus) after a three-day period of snowstorms.