blue skies and awarm autumn day which saw a lively market and good crowds wait for a very smallbut enthusiastic parade up Wallace Street.
The Parade competitionwinners were: Best dressed family- Anne Hopkins with Eliza andMichael Wlasak -Dinner for two at the Bushrangers Bistro at the Royal Hotel.Best dressed individual- Archie Rea –Chickalicious voucher, Bestparade exhibit- Paul Dann-Pay dirt eatery.
The photocompetition received a handful of entries with the Over 18’s category won byClaire Shea (only entry) $50 Voucher, under 18’s – no entries, Under11’s, 1st – Alice Tooth $50 Voucher, 2nd – Abby Birkett $30 Voucher, 3rd – ZoeCollier $10 Voucher, Highly commended – William Sullivan.
The Decorated OldWork Boot competition was well subscribedwith the Over 18 category won by Zac Hardy $50 Voucher, 2nd – FrancesCassilles $30 Voucher, 3rd – Heidi Maskill-Hardy $10 Voucher, Highly commended- Yvonne Hopkins.
In the12-18’s – no entries were received and in the Under 11’s 1st went toWillough Corby $50 Voucher, 2nd – Harrison Wall $30 Voucher. 3rd – ElizaWlasak $10 Voucher. Highly commended – Abby Birkett.
A new categorywas added forOver 80’s (As there were no 12-18 entries) with all prizesgoing to Narbethong for some excellent entries.
The committeewould like to thank all the sponsors including Braidwood Outdoors, IGA,Muttons, The Boiled Lolly, Poppies on Wallace, Dennis Dempsey HorticulturalServices and Braidwood Self Storage.
The BraidwoodHeritage Committee extends “two ‘huge’ thank-yous to our wonderful BraidwoodCommunity Bank for their continuous support of the Heritage Festival and ourwonderful SES once again for setting up the great kids area and our wonderfuland ever tireless Francis for all her beautiful artwork on all the little facesrunning and bouncing all over the park.
A specialthank-you also goes to Shelley Scott-Stanley for her great work and thanks goto everyone that contributed to the displays in the park and to all thetownspeople who made the effort to dress up and be a part of Braidwood’s greathistory, many thanks to all and every one of you.”
Parading on Heritage Day – Gotta love a Bank with a sense of humour.
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