Fashions of the Fleece
Friday night’s Fashion of the Fleeces
Over 130 people attended the Merriwa Tyre and Service Centre Fashion of the Fleeces on Friday night, which included 2012 female National Bush Poet Robyn Sykes, Sydney band ‘Every Day People’ and a fashion parade compered by Sally Hagley with designer clothing from Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) and Di’s Clothing Patch of Merriwa modeled by Merriwa locals.
Pam Power Award 2016 Recipient
The recipient of the Festival of the Fleeces Pam Powers Award for 2016 went to committee member Barbara Campbell.
Pam Power was the Mayor of the Merriwa Shire council from 1988 to 1992 . Pam was fervent in her quest to promote the Merriwa district and wool and its qualities. Hence,along with others started the Merriwa Festival of the Fleeces In 1990.
Sadly Pam Power passed away from Motor Neurons disease This award is presented to a member of the festival committee that has displayed dedication and service to the promotion and success of the festival.
Barbara Campbell is a worthy recipient of this award. Congratulations Barbara!
Images courtesy of ZanneArt Photography