The Wayne Storrie Underwater World of Humour Award was established by Ann Storrie in memory of Wayne. This annual award represents the fun and love of diving, a passion of one the founding members of WAUPS, Wayne Storrie.
Topic: Anything humorous taken underwater or as a split shot. For example – funny fish faces, divers in a humorous position or situation, a composite of arranged subjects, a digitally enhanced image. Let your imagination run wild and make us laugh.
Rule: Marine life is not to be intentionally disturbed or moved when composing or taking the image.
Prizes: A Perpetual Trophy plus a small personal trophy. Humorous or other prizes may also be awarded.
Previous winners include…..
2022 – Isla Cath
2021 – Ross Gudgeon & Mary Gudgeon
2020 – Mary Gudgeon
2019 – Patricia Swallow
2018 – Rusty Geller
2017 – Bert de Wit
2016 – Gary Browne
2015 winner – Maryann Evetts
2014 winner – Danny Messom