Easter Show 2007

April 8th, 2007 | by Charlotte |

Went off to the Easter Show yesterday with Brian, Chris, Belinda and Fiona. I missed out last year, as I was in London at the time. Nothing much has changed at the Show, but it’s one of those places you just have to visit, even if it’s only once a year.

We started out at the Food Hall, sampling candied nuts, yogurt, ice cream, chocolate fudge, tea and wine. Then we saw the cat and dog shows, and watched the horses being put through their paces.

The arts and crafts were apparently a step up from last year. These, believe it or not, are cakes. Cakes in the shape of sushi.

Sugar Sushi

I prevented Belinda from buying RM Williams boots, and talked her into an attractive pair of black suede cowboy boots. Line dancing jokes flew thick and fast, but those boots really suit her.

As usual, we went on the old ferris wheel, which has just celebrated its 40th birthday. You get a good view of the flooded brick quarry next to the showground. There are geocaches there, apparently.

Forty year old ferris wheel

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  1. 4 Responses to “Easter Show 2007”

  2. By yewenyi on Apr 8, 2007 | Reply

    Yes, but the hat was also purchased! Here is a shamless plug for more photos: http://flickr.com/photos/yewenyi/tags/sydneyroyaleastershow/show/

  3. By Charlotte on Apr 12, 2007 | Reply

    Ah yes, the Akubra. I tried to stop her, Yewenyi, but she wouldn’t listen! *sob!* ๐Ÿ˜‰

  4. By cjb on Apr 12, 2007 | Reply

    Belinda: wear the Waterworld hat again. Your friends don’t appreciate you enough. ๐Ÿ˜›

  5. By Charlotte on Apr 14, 2007 | Reply

    Does Belinda read this?

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