2022 major Awards & Prizes

The 2022 Plein Air Down Under Festival has over $8000 in prizes and awards spread over multiple categories.

Major Award Winners

Leanne Pearson – $2,500 Open Acquisitional, presented by the City of Mandurah

Andy Conlin – $1,000 Non-professional Category, presented by Hunsa Smallgoods

Leon Holmes – $500 RFDS People’s Choice Award, presented by the Royal Flying Doctor Service

Natasha Ruschka – $500 Peel Region Award, presented by the Peel Development Commission

Andy Dolphin – $1500 Pinjarra Acquisitional Award, presented by the Shire of Murray & Pinjarra Connect

Pip Phelps – $200 Highly Commended, presented by Little Stiller Distillery

Tammy Moroney – $200 Highly Commended, presented by Mandurah Holiday Rentals

Lilliana Eudey – $50 Youth Award under 13, presented by Bendigo Bank Halls Head

Diya Bala – $150 Youth Award aged 13 – 18, presented by Bendigo Bank Halls Head

Angela Abrasheva – Lazarova – $150 Gillian-Kaye Peebles Youth Award for Excellence

2022 Quick Draw Award Winners

Andy Conlin – $500 Best in Show presented by Mandurah Caravan & Tourist Park
Bob Saxon – $350 in products, Best Oil Painting presented by Michael Harding Paints & Leon Holmes Products
Andy Dolphin – $350 in products, Best Watercolour Painting presented by Senior Art
Keryn Channing – $350 in products, Best Pastel presented by Senior Art
Shane Van Rensburg – $350 in products, Best Painting (other mediums) presented by Senior Art
Paige Preston – $50 Youth Award under 13
Emily Beeson – $150 Youth Award aged 13 – 18