First Lakeland Camp Draft ropes them in from far and wide
LAKELAND Horse Sports Association ran its first Camp Draft on September 7 and 8 in perfect weather.
There were five events in all, from 12 years and under right through to novices.
The organisers were grateful to local sponsors who put money, time, equipment, livestock and themselvesinto the weekend.
Saturday night’s entertainmentfeatured live music, a laser light show, mechanical bull, fast moving swing, a merchandise auction, as well as a flurry of bids for a slow dance with a lovely young lady who helped with the fundraising cause.
Organisers said people who came from Lakeland and Cooktown for the first time said they would come and do it again next year.
There were competitors from as far as Ingham, Tully, Dimbulah, Mareeba and Mossman.