2018 Festive Europe Photo Competition

Enter for your chance to WIN a $500 Visa Gift Card!

Enter your favourite photos from your Albatross Festive tour in our 'Festive Europe' Photo Competition for your chance to WIN 1 of 2 prizes. 

Your photos must feature a landmark, region, village, city or memory taken on your Albatross tour. 


    First prize: $500 Visa Gift Card

    Runner-up prize: $250 Visa Gift Card


    How to Enter:

    There are 3 ways to enter our Festive Europe Photo Competition.

    1. Email your photo/s to [email protected]. Please ensure you include your full name, contact details and the location each image was taken in the file name.


    2. Share your photo on Instagram and tag your photos with #AlbatrossTours #AlbatrossMemories 
    Please ensure you set your profile to 'public' - otherwise we won't be able to see your photos


    3. Upload your photos below.


    Files must be less than 8 MB.
    Allowed file types: jpg jpeg.

    Important Dates:

    • Deadline for submitting your photos is 5pm Friday 1 February 2019.
    • Finalists will be announced and voting will open on 7th February 2019.
    • Voting closes Sunday 17 February 2019. The winners of the competition will be announced on Monday 18 February on our Facebook page and in the next email newsletter edition. 

    Determining the winner:

    Photos will be judged on creativity and photographic quality. Ten (10) finalists will be selected by Albatross Tours which will then be displayed on the Albatross Tours website for public voting to determine the winners.

    Take a look at some of our previous Festive Europe photo competition finalists...

    Terms and Conditions

    1. Standard Terms
    1.1  Information on how to enter forms part of the terms of entry. Entry into the promotion is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions.
    2. Who can Enter
    2.1 Entry is open to residents of Australia and New Zealand only who have travellerd on an Albatross Festive Tour.
    2.2 All employees and their immediate families of Albatross Tours and The Albatross Group are not eligible to enter. 
    2.3 Entrants under the age of 18 to have obtained permission from their parent/guardian.
    3. Entry requirements
    3.1 Entries must be true photographs and not composites or overly enhanced by digital manipulations in an unrealistic manner.
    3.2 Photos are to be supplied free of watermarks, date stamps or text. Collage/ mural images will not be accepted.
    3.3 Entrant must be the photographer and owner of the copyright for any image entered.
    3.4 Entries must be in digital form, submitted in JPEG high resolution format. Entries submitted via email must be a minimum file size of 1MB.
    3.5 While the photographer retains the copyright of all images submitted as competition entries, Albatross Tours and The Albatross Group reserve  the right to unlimited use of any image submitted for Marketing and Promotional purposes.
    4. How to Enter
    4.1 The 'Festive Europe' photo competition entries must be submitted by 5pm Friday 1 February 2019. Finalists will be announced on Thursday 7 February 2019 with voting open until Sunday 17 February 2019.
    4.2 Entries must feature any landmarks, regions, villages, cities or memories which are visited by Albatross Tours on any of our Christmas Market, Christmas Holiday, Christmas Tour or New Year tours. 
    4.3 Entrants can submit an unlimited number of photos in the competition.
    4.4 All photo entries must be correctly labelled with the location of the image, your name and provide relevant contact details.
    4.5 Photos submitted in previous 'Festive Europe' photo competitions are not eligible to enter.
    4.6 Entries will not be returned at the completion of the competition.
    5. How to Win
    5.1 Albatross Tours will select ten (10) finalists based on creativity and photographic quality. The images will be open to voting on the Albatross Tours website. 
    5.2 The top two (2) photos with the most number of votes on the Albatross Tours website will win one of two prizes: 
    i. First prize: $500 Visa Gift Card
    ii. Second prize: $250 Visa Gift Card
    5.3 During the online website voting period, only one (1) vote per person will be accepted. 
    5.4 The winners will be notified via email and will be announced on the Albatross Tours Facebook page and next edition of the email newsletter.