ENTRIES are open for the 2017 Rural Ambassador and the new Young Rural Ambassador Awards. Horticulturist Kaila Ridgway will step down as north Queensland’s Rural Ambassador and the Queensland Rural Spirit Ambassador to train the next person willing to put themselves out there to represent their region, industry and people.
If you or someone you know are between the ages of 16–19, you may apply for the Young Rural Ambassador Award (local level only – no further progression).
If you are aged 20–30, you may apply for the Senior Rural Ambassador Award. Visit www. queenslandshows.com. au/rural-ambassador.