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NOVICE WHIPCRACKING COMPETITION

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2017 Camping
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sportsground Camping for the 2017 festival is now closed.. camping is still available at the Goomeri Showgrounds and other local caravan parks.

Combined Services Prayer Breakfast
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Meet at the Goomeri Bowls Club for breakfast at 6:45am, Sunday 28th May

21st Annual Dinner Dance
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

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Goomeri Pumpkin Festival

All novice whipcrackers are invited to enter the Goomeri Pumpkin Festival Novice Whipcracking Competition held at the festival. This is an opportunity for you to entertain the crowd with your skills.

Event location: Railway Yards Precinct, across from Dickinson Park
Entry: Free

Age groups:
Junior:  8yrs & under
Child:     9-16yrs
Adult:    17yrs & over


Nominations open at 8:00am at Pumpkin Central, located in the BGA Carpark

Competition starts at 11:45am in the Railway Yards Precinct

Conditions:

  • All competitors must wear sunglasses and a wide-brimmed hat for protection.
  • Competitors will be judged on a 1 minute performance.

Prizes will be awarded in each category and can be collected from the Festival Office 30 minutes after the completion of the competition.

2017 Prizes for each division:

Adult Division First Prize:    2 x Adult Movie Passes, Donated by RACQ

Child Division First Prize:    2x Adult Movie Passes, Donated by RACQ

Junior Division First Prize:   2x Children's Movie Passes, Donated by RACQ

 

 

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