Ultimate Creative Photo

Join Myself, Darran Leal (World Photo Adventures) and Mike O’Connor (Editor of Australian Photography Magazine) for the Ultimate Creative Photo adventure at the multi award-winning O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat lodge.



Python at O’Reilleys Rainforest Retreat © Mark Galer
Explore one of the world’s greatest rainforests with Editor for Australian Photography Magazine Mike O’Connor!
Lamington National Park, Gold Coast Hinterland, Queensland.

September 10/15,  2017

& optional extension.

Lamington National Park, Queensland  – The adventure… 

This is a special photo holiday that is guaranteed to help all photographers from novice to advanced. During the week, we will split up the group to your photo level and offer you the best learning environment. Interested to improve your creative skills? We will specially target unique field techniques and outstanding processing and theory in the comfort of our beautiful multi award winning lodge. Imagine, 6 days of top field tuition and shoot opportunities, based at the 4 Star quality of O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat. PLUS you can add a further 2 days and target some of the best waterfalls in the world.

Mike O’Connor, the editor of Australian Photography Magazine will be involved for the entire week, personally helping you in the field and offering a special workshop on using your images and ‘how to get published’. Professional photo guides Darran and Pearce Leal will also help throughout the week and we include a unique advanced day with Lightroom and Photoshop guru Mark Galer. Four leading photo tutors to help you explore the vast universe of – photography…

Gekko at O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat
Gekko at O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat © Mark Galer


We stay at the multi award winning O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat lodge. This is the best location for us to target a huge diversity of subjects from stunning landscapes to magic waterfalls, beautiful birds to lizards, mushrooms, flowers… The creative photo opportunities are endless. Your special package also includes all meals from lunch Day 1 to Breakfast Day 6. (Plus the extension if you add it.) The lodge meals are sumptuous!


We do not include transport. (Around the lodge, it is all easy walking.) Julia will communicate with the group for vehicle pooling. Or, you can catch buses from the Gold Coast. We are happy to help with this information. (These details are organised about 4-6 months before the tour.)

BOOK NOW: http://worldphotoadventures.com.au/tours-workshops/september-ultimate-creative-2017/

Tree Frog by Darran Leal
Tree Frog © Darran Leal