Welcome to our club

Wollongong Camera Club was established in April 1944 by a band of like minded enthusiasts with a desire to learn and share the photographic experience. The Club has maintained a strong following and has been meeting regularly since then.

Join with us in celebrating this milestone by visiting our “75 YEARS THROUGH THE LENS” Exhibition which will run from 2nd April to 26th May, 2019 at the Wollongong Art Gallery.

About Us

We meet at Figtree Heights Public School Hall (link to Google Map)
St Georges Avenue and Lewis Drive
(Vehicle entrance via Lewis Drive)

Photography Group meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm
Movie Makers Group meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm
If you would like to talk to someone please ring the Club Secretary on 0457 415598. Leave a message if it is not picked up and we will answer ASAP.


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Upcoming Events
Mar 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Information regarding the set subject ” Architecture” can be found here 
Apr 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Monday 1st April will be the day we set up at the Wollongong Art Gallery in preparation for the opening night on Friday 5th April.  Print Exhibition hanging and Video/Technology Display will be set up.
6:30 pm CLUB’s – 75th ANNIVERSARY OPENIN...
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Club’s 75th Birthday celebrations will be by way of an Exhibition of member’s work (both archival and present) which will be displayed at Wollongong Art Gallery, Burelli Street, Wollongong. The evening commences at 6.30[...]
Recent Posts Archives

Current Status of MyPhotoClub Version 2 – Saturday 16th Feb

This week has gone well and today one of the final processes has been tested and now active for new members. The Grading of new members who submit 6 entries and our Grading Panel assess and award the appropriate Grading to that member. Thanks to all the management Team for their help and patience.

One small step for Mankind – One giant leap for Wollongong Camera Club. Thanks to MyPhotoClub designer, Colin Woods.

by Brian Harvey, February 16, 2019

Current Status of MyPhotoClub Version 2

Well, things have progressed well with the upgrade.

You can now add your images to the 2019 Competitions. Be sure to look at the Tutorials that Bruce showed last meeting.

The 2019 Competition definitions are available from the Club Competitions, Rules and Documents Button on the Home Page.

Thanks for your patience and we look forward to a faster and more productive Competition year with this upgrade. Please review your profile details and ensure your information is up to date. Would be good to see a small image of yourself added as well.

More details will be posted as some new special features get added in the next few weeks .

by Brian Harvey, February 15, 2019

MyPhotoClub Version 2 Update as at 17:30 today

The update is currently being tested by the Software Team and things are looking good. We will advise you very soon when you can commence adding images. Please ensure to review the videos if you have any issues.

by Brian Harvey, February 13, 2019

MyPhotoClub Version 2 update is about to affect you

Hi All,

Please note that after the closing of the EDI competition  on Tuesday evening 12th Feb, the system will be unavailable for a few hours whilst the upgrade to the new MPC version 2 takes place on Wednesday 13th Feb.

This will affect us as the system will be unavailable to Members and Judges from Midnight for most of the day on Wednesday.  So please be understanding until Thursday. The Management/Competition Team will be checking the update through Wednesday as soon as it becomes available. 

Please take this opportunity to view the YouTube videos that Colin has prepared to see what you will need to do in the Competition entry etc..

This link will take you to two videos that you need to view.

How to login

Entering Competitions

Thanks for your understanding and by Thursday you will be able to add your images for the rest of the years competitions.




by Brian Harvey, February 10, 2019

The photographers “golden hour” or “blue hour”.

Hi all, as a member of the MU-43 community website, I thought this comment from Wasabi Bob was worth posting. I have added a link for local AEST to use.

“I started wondering what qualities make a winning photo? (more…)

by Brian Harvey, May 2, 2018

MyPhotoClub is being updated

Hi Members ,

Happy Xmas and New Year to you all.

You are already seeing some of the improvements we promised for our website in 2018. (more…)

by Brian Harvey, December 20, 2017


A few images from last Tuesday’s Open Competition judged by Ron Atkinson. Thanks to all members for entering the competition and showing us your beautiful images. (more…)

by Brian Harvey, October 27, 2017

Looking for Inspiration!

Hi All, I have just received the October newsletter from Wangi Camera Club, a member of the MyPhotoClub Circle. I especially like the APPENDIX A : Experimenting with light pads for photography. (more…)

by Brian Harvey, October 15, 2017

Street photography by Karen Hook

What a great night, Karen was able to discuss many aspects of street Photography in a way members could relate too. (more…)

by Brian Harvey, October 11, 2017

September 2017 Competition Night

A good night was had by all members who attended. As usual, Mark Kelly was able to give members many words of encouragement about their images entered this month, Night photography was portrayed  by members through different images. Many taken locally, who would think the Steelworks were lovely, by day no but seen under the colours of the evening lights quite beautiful.  (more…)

by Brian Harvey, September 27, 2017