PHOTOS: Hundreds walk through the gates at rodeo

What: 2016 Miriam Vale Rodeo
When: Saturday, April 23, 2016
Where: Miriam Vale Showgrounds on the Bruce Highway, south of  Miriam Vale

Everything you need to know ahead of the 2016 Miriam Vale Rodeo:

Admission:

  • Adults $15
  • High school students (age 12-17) and aged pension $10
  • Primary students (11yo and under) Free

Rodeo, plus:

  • Colin Jeffery Memorial Woodchop
  • Motorshow and Tractor pull run by the Kolan River Historic Vehicle and Tractor Club
  • DJ entertainment
  • Comedy Clown Ian Bostock
  • Amusement rides
  • Bar and canteen available

Do's and dont's

  • No dogs allowed
  • Don't drink and drive

>> What's up for grabs in the major multi-draw raffle?

The rodeo

BULL RIDE $1200 - E/F $89
"LES ROYLANCE MEMORIAL"
$500 Star Roadhouse & Caravan Park
$250 The Shop, Miriam Vale
$200 Bororen Caltex
$200 TCM Mechanical, Miriam Vale
$50 Cliff & Ken Roylance & Families

BAREBACK RIDE $500 - E/F $65
"COL WENITONG MEMORIAL"
$250 Miriam Vale Plant Hire
$150 Bororen Caltex
$100 Bororen Produce

TEAM ROPING $1000 - E/F $116
$400 Landmark, Rockhampton
$350 Stephen Bennett - Member for Burnett
$150 Bororen Caltex
$100 Bill Robertson Toyota, Gladstone

BARREL RACE $800 E/F $78
"BOB SHAW MEMORIAL"
$500 Star Roadhouse & Caravan Park
$150 Prizeman Electrical, Gladstone
$150 Lionel & Penny James, Miriam Vale

BREAKAWAY ROPING $800 - E/F $78
$300 Morgans Financial Services
$250 Miriam Vale Lions Club
$200 The Royal Hotel & Van Park, Rosedale
$50 Steve & Maggie Blomfield, Bororen

STEER UNDECORATING $500 - E/F $65
$200 Miriam Vale Plant Hire
$200 The Shop, Miriam Vale
$100 Glyn Blackburn, Miriam Vale

ROPE & TIE $800 - E/F $78
$250 Burnett Livestock & Realty, Biggenden
$200 Port Curtis Medical Centre, Gladstone
$150 Stephen Bennett - Member for Burnett
$200 Roboat Bus Co - Brian & Oki Rose

U18 JUNIOR BULL RIDE $300 - E/F $28
"TOM WHITLEY MEMORIAL"
$150 TCM Mechanical, Miriam Vale
$100 The Capricornian, Miriam Vale
$50 Ian McKay Builder, Miriam Vale

U18 JUNIOR BARREL RACE $300 - E/F $28
"SHARNAY HASSALL MEMORIAL"
$300 Star Roadhouse & Caravan Park

SADDLE RIDE $1000 - E/F $83
"JD (JACK) BURGESS MEMORIAL"
$350 Miriam Vale Plant Hire
$250 Star Roadhouse & Caravan Park
$200 Miriam Vale Big Crab
$150 TCM Mechanical, Miriam Vale
$50 Ron Streeter Motors, Gladstone

STEER WRESTLING $800 - E/F $78
$400 Miriam Vale Lions Club
$200 Miriam Vale Concrete
$150 Prizeman Electrical, Gladstone
$50 The Shop, Miriam Vale

NOVICE SADDLE RIDE $500 - E/F $57
"SAMBO ANDERSON MEMORIAL"
$200 Star Roadhouse & Caravan Park
$100 Miriam Vale Lions Club
$100 Miriam Vale Post Office & Gift Shoppe
$100 Miriam Vale Plant Hire

NOVICE BULL RIDE $500 - E/F $59
$200 Star Roadhouse & Caravan Park
$150 Miriam Vale Pharmacy
$100 Miriam Vale Plant Hire
$50 Roboat Bus Co - Brian & Oki Rose

U16 JUNIOR STEER RIDE $250 - E/F $26
$100 Smallcombe Transport, Bororen
$100 Yarradeen Bus Service - Miriam Vale
$50 Brett & Cynthia Turner - Miriam Vale

U12 PODDY RIDE $100 - E/F $10
$70 Star Roadhouse & Caravan Park
$30 Bob & Dell Bayliss, Miriam Vale

S.E.S - Sponsored By - Parker's Liquid Waste - Bororen, The Royal Hotel & Van Park- Rosedale,
St Johns Ambulance - Sponsored By - Miriam Vale Lions Club, Bernie Scott - Miriam Vale
Stock Contractors - Sponsored By - The Capricornian - MV, Smallcombe Transport - Bororen, Landmark - R'ton

Major multi-draw raffle

  • 1st prize - Wheelbarrow chok-a-blok full of grog (valued at $1000)
  • 2nd - LARC afternoon Cruise (valued at $110) Donated by 1770 LARC Tours
  • 3rd - Saddle Cloth - Donated by Top Produce & Saddlery
  • 4th - $50 Limestone Clothing voucher , Donated by Limestone Clothing
  • 5th - $50 Bush 2 Beach voucher, Donated by Bush 2 Beach Gifts
  • 6th - $50 Limestone Clothing voucher , Donated by Limestone Clothing
  • 7th - $50 Bush 2 Beach voucher, Donated by Bush 2 Beach Gifts
  • 8th - $25 Feed Barn voucher, Donated by Feed Barn Gladstone
  • 9th - $25 Star Roadhouse voucher, Donated by Star Roadhouse, Miriam Vale
  • 10th - $25 Feed Barn voucher, Donated by Feed Barn Gladstone


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