Soil Week Australia Competition – $1000 to WIN for your School

A great celebration which showcases the importance of healthy soil is Soil Week Australia which is kicked off on the 5th December and coincides with World Soil Day. This year Healthy Soils Australia and Soil week Australia are running a competition for school students to creatively highlight the importance of soils in our lives, food, and ecosystems.

The competition is free to enter. There are two categories with prizes up for grabs for both the students and their school.

  • Primary students (Years 4-6) – $1000 for winning school and $500 for runner-up
  • Secondary students (Years 7-10) – $1000 for winning school and $500 JB Hi-Fi voucher for the student

Entries can be in any digital format. This might mean producing a video, making a magazine, drawing a picture, recording a speech, writing a play, painting a mural, designing a video game, writing a book review, or painting a mural.

To find out how to register and enter your school and students check out the Soil Week Australia – School competition page. Registrations close 4 September 2022.

What a great opportunity for students to get creative and showcase the importance of healthy soil!