Photography

Amateur filming and photography

A permit is not required to undertake filming or still photography in South Australia’s parks and reserves for amateur purposes.

There is a thriving community of amateur photographers sharing parks photographs online with hashtags including #nationalparkssa and individual park hashtags such as #belairnationalpark, #deepcreekconservationpark and #flindersrangesnationalpark.

The Good Living blog includes tips on:

Planning on using a remotely piloted aircraft (drone) to take your pictures? There are restrictions in place for using remotely piloted aircrafts in parks.

Commercial filming and photography

A permit is required to undertake filming or still photography in South Australia’s parks and reserves for commercial purposes. Filming or photography is defined as 'commercial' when the intention is to promote a product or service and/or achieve financial gain from the filming or photography.