Screenprint Design Competition


Join the Celebration: Capricornia printmakers inc. screenPrint Design Competition!

Calling all creatives aged 13 and above! Get ready to showcase your talent and be a part of the vibrant spirit of the Rockhampton River Festival. In collaboration with Capricornia Printmakers Inc., we're thrilled to announce an exciting print design competition to celebrate our 10 year anniversary.

Imagine your artwork adorning collectible tote bags and cards, cherished by attendees as mementos of this milestone event. Your design will be printed by Capricornia Printmakers Inc. and available for purchase by festival-goers, serving as a symbol of the festival's journey over the past decade.


Theme: Celebrating 10 Years of ROCKHAMPTON River Festival

Submit your original design concepts capturing the essence of Rockhampton River Festival and our community. Whether it's the bustling atmosphere, the scenic riverside, or the community spirit, let your creativity shine! Six winning designs will be chosen for exclusive printing at this year's festival.



Size: No larger than A4 (21cm x 29cm)
Colour: Black and White
Inclusion: "Rockhampton River Festival" and representation of "10" to symbolise the festival's 10-year anniversary
Format: PDF
Note: Screen printing may affect fine line details.



Submissions will close 5pm AEST, 31 May 2024 with all artists notified in June of the competition outcome.


Production at the Festival

Capricornia Printmakers Inc. will bring your vision to life at the Walter Reid Cultural Centre during the festival with festival-goers able to choose from the six winning designs which they would like printed on a tote bag or card. Witness the transformation of your artwork into tangible pieces, adding to the vibrancy of this years' festival. 

The six winning designs will receive a tote and card printed with their design and 12 months free membership to Capricornia Printmakers Inc.


Who Are Capricornia Printmakers Inc.?

They are a dynamic community of printmakers from Rockhampton and the Capricorn Coast in Central Queensland, dedicated to fostering creativity and celebrating artistic expression. Visit the Capricornia Printmakers Inc. in the Walter Reid Cultural Centre or follow them online at or


Join Us in Commemorating a Decade of Memories!

Submit your design and be a part of history as we celebrate the Rockhampton River Festival's 10th anniversary in style. Let your creativity flow and leave your mark on this iconic event!