Your River Lea Photo Exhibition Unveiling

Thursday 23rd March 2023, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
(Free Event)

Celebrating the varied ways we experience the River Lea, our annual photo competition showcases the talent of our local community, as well as the often unexpected moments of nature and beauty within our urban landscape.

On Thursday 23rd March we will be unveiling the winning twelve entries in our outdoor gallery, overlooking the River Lea. Please join us to admire these works in situ.

Alcohol and non-alcoholic drinks will be available to purchase in the Cody Dock Bar. 

If you have an eye for the stories of our heritage, the spirit of the community, the poetry of our waterways or the beauty of nature on the magnificent River Lea, then our 2024 competition is open now. Enter below for a chance to feature in next year’s exhibition and calendar.


Twelve winning entries will be chosen for our 2025 Cody Dock Calendar, and will be featured in our annual exhibition.

How to Enter:

Digital Photos

Please submit your photos using the Google Form below. The form will require your email address, name, and a caption for each photograph.

Alternatively, use WeTransfer to email files to [email protected]. Mark the title Cody Dock Photo Competition and include your name and picture caption in your message.

Hard Copies

Drop off hard copies at the Cody Dock Office, or mark an envelope Cody Dock Photo Competition and send it here. Write your name, address, phone number and email address on the back of each photograph. Unfortunately, entries will not be able to be returned.

Deadline for entries: 20 October 2024
Number of images per applicant: maximum of 3

See here for further details.