Stage 1 – Foal Photo or video entry

How long does the competition run for?
Entry of foal photo or video (Stage 1) of the ‘Barastoc Baby Pics – Australia’s favourite foal competition’ commences at 12:01am AEST on 1st August 2022 and closes at 11:59pm AEST on 18th September 2022.

(See Stage 2 further down this page for Voting commencement dates) 

When does my entry need to be submitted?
Foal photo or video to be entered by the Tuesday prior to the weekly selection dates as detailed below. Last weekly entry 18th September 2022 at 11:59pm AEST.

How do I enter?
Fill in the entry form and submit it along with a photo or video of your foal. Entrants must complete the entry form to be eligible. Full terms and conditions available on the competition website.

When will each Foal of the Week (weekly finalist) be selected?
Foal of the Week 1 (Finalist 1) – Selected 12 August 2022
Foal of the Week 2 (Finalist 2) – Selected 19 August 2022
Foal of the Week 3 (Finalist 3) – Selected 26 August 2022
Foal of the Week 4 (Finalist 4) – Selected 2 September 2022
Foal of the Week 5 (Finalist 5) – Selected 9 September 2022
Foal of the Week 6 (Finalist 6) – Selected 16 September 2022
Foal of the Week 7 (Finalist 7) – Selected 23 September 2022

Can I enter more than once?
One photo or video entry is permitted per person in each week of the competition.

How old must my foal be to qualify?
Foals must be born in the 2022 breeding season, and can be aged from 0-6 months.

How can I check that my entry has been received?
Once you have submitted your entry, you will receive an email confirmation. Please check your spam or junk mail if you haven’t received confirmation.

Can I submit a photo/video of my foal that also features my family or myself?
Yes, you can! But to make it simpler for our judges, we suggest entering an image with just your foal.

How old do I need to be to enter this competition?
You will need to be 18 years or older to enter your foal photo or video

Stage 2 – Voting for your Favourite Foal

When does the voting start?
Voting period commences 23rd September 2022 and ends 16th October 2022 at 11.59pm AEST

How do I vote?
Complete the entry form here and vote for your favourite foal

How many times can I enter?
You can enter to vote once only

Can I vote for my own foal if it’s a finalist?
Yes you can, however it’s just one vote per person

Can I vote for more than one foal?
You can vote for one foal only

How is the winner decided?
The Winner is based on the most votes received during the voting period

How old do I need to be to enter the voting stage of the competition?
You will need to be 18 years or older to enter to vote for your favourite foal

Will you be storing our photos? I’m concerned about privacy.
Images and videos that have been entered into the competition will not be stored for use outside of the competition. Your contact information, including your full name and address, will not be shared or displayed for the public to see, however all approved photos and videos will be published on, this will include the finalist’s and winner first name and state.