TURN­ING BACK TIME FOR VIN­TAGE FES­TI­VAL

Fraser Coast Chronicle - - FRONT PAGE - Inge Hansen Inge.Hansen@ fraser­coastchron­i­cle.com.au

IT WAS a step back in time for Mary­bor­ough at the week­end as the Rockin’ Mary­bor­ough Vin­tage Fes­ti­val brought a clas­sic vibe to the hum­ble town.

The week­end cel­e­brated ev­ery­thing vin­tage and retro with iconic mu­sic, fash­ion, pin ups and hot rods of the era re­birthed.

The Happy Days Vin­tage Ball kicked off the week­end on Fri­day night with a stack of events to fol­low.

The Miss Rockin’ Mary­bor­ough Pinup Pageant was a hit as well as the Rock­a­billy Dance Party, live mu­sic,danc­ing in the streets and vin­tage car, mo­tor­bikes, car­a­vans and push bike dis­plays.

If you wanted to have a hands-on ex­pe­ri­ence, a pinup styling work­shop and dance lessons were on the list of things to do as well as show ‘n’ shine, vin­tage mar­kets, Lit­tle Miss Mary­bor­ough Pageant, tat­too com­pe­ti­tion and an adorable pooch pa­rade.

PHO­TOS: VA­LERIE HOR­TON

ROCKIN’ MARY­BOR­OUGH VIN­TAGE FES­TI­VAL: ‘Miss Frankie Deville’ – Danielle Lance, ‘Pre­cious Pearl’ – Pearl Jones, ‘Rowdy Grace’ – Seanna Jones and ‘Sap­phire Green’ – Te­gan Symes are beau­ti­fully at­tired in vin­tage style.

Miss Teen Rockin' Run­ner up Miss Vin­ta­gious and Miss Cherry Amore.

Miss Rockin' Fi­nal­ist Amanda Bid­dle, left, with Felic­ity and Sarah Bid­dle.

Or­gan­iser Chris White be­side the win­ning mini hot rod, by Tiaro State School.

El­wyn and Christa­bell McFarlane with Elsie the EJ.

Tony 'The Goose' Spruce and An­drew Stokes.

Con­nor War­man.

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