MANDY Rae moved to Gayndah just over a year ago and has instantly become a part of the community.
The 24-year-old made the move for a lifestyle change.
She says she loves the Gayndah community and its friendly people who will always help each other in times of need.
Living in Bundaberg her whole life on a cane farm, Mandy enjoys the country lifestyle.
Mandy is sponsored as an entrant in the Orange Festival Queen competition by Gayndah Guardian Pharmacy.
Mandy works at the pharmacy.
Her future goals are to complete her traineeships and continue to be successful in her current role at the pharmacy.
A country girl, Mandy loves horse riding.
She enjoys spending time with family and friends, travelling, music and photography.
By entering as an Orange Festival Queen, Mandy hopes to gain a better understanding of all the agricultural industries in the area.
She also hopes to meet new and inspiring people.