UNIVERSITY students from Dunedoo and Merriwa have won tickets to the Sydney Royal Show following the judging of the Zone 5 final of The Land Sydney Royal Showgirl Competition at Mudgee on Saturday.
Judges had a hard time deciding who out of 13 superb local showgirls should be allowed to go on to compete at Sydney Royal.
A small Christian community near Inverell has managed to produce a true giant pumpkin during a difficult season.
Coolah Central School wins inaugural All Roads to the Royal trip, supported by the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS).
Sally Downie, Forbes, Emily Ryan, Coonamble, and Josie Anderson, Dubbo, are the first Zone winners through to the Sydney Royal finals competition.