South: War is a touring exhibition from the Australian Centre for Photography, presenting images by a collective of award-winning Australian documentary photographers.
South: War is a touring exhibition from the Australian Centre for Photography, presenting images by a collective of award-winning Australian documentary photographers. Ashley Gilbertson / VII Network

Photos showing war scars on display at Hervey Bay gallery

AN EXHIBITION of hard-hitting images is displaying the scars of war to visitors to Hervey Bay Regional Gallery.

South: War a touring exhibition from the Australian Centre for Photography, presents images by a collective of award-winning Australian documentary photographers who have covered conflicts from Vietnam in 1965 to present-day Afghanistan.

Often working at great risk to themselves, photographers including Sean Flynn (deceased), Tim Page, Stephen Dupont, David Dare Parker, Jack Picone, Ben Bohane, Michael Coyne and Ashley Gilbertson, have created images that reveal the impact war has on its victims, both civilians and military.

South: War is on view until 27 October 27 at Hervey Bay Regional Gallery at 161 Old Maryborough Rd, Pialba. Entry is free.

The gallery is open from 10am to 4pm Monday to Saturday and entry is free.

For more information, phone 4197 4210.



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