28 June, 2022
Cowpokes celebrate beginning of Rodeo Season
YOUNG cowboys and cowgirls put on their best dress this weekend to kick off the Mareeba Rodeo with their annual Junior Cowpokes competition.
This year, Xavier Aloia and Chelsea-Lee Mitchell were named Junior Cowgirl and Cowboy whilst Lexi Ariotti and Tristan Tiraboschi were crown Senior Cowgirl and Cowboy.
The competition gave kids the chance to find their favourite
boots and hats and show off their personalities, talents and love for the
Junior Mareeba Academy of Dance dancer.
Mareeba Acadamy of Dance dancers performing their routine.
Mareeba Acadamy of Dance dancers.
Mareeba Rodeo President Peter Brown talking with junior cowgirl winner Chelsea-lee Mitchell.
This year, Xavier Aloia and Chelsea-Lee Mitchell were named
Junior Cowgirl and Cowboy whilst Lexi Ariotti and Tristian Tiraboschi were
crown Senior Cowgirl and Cowboy.
Mareeba Rodeo Queen entrants Kyisha Williams, Chloe Sielaff, Kelli Scott and Alyssa Tatti manning the bar.
Queen entrant Mia Gonzalez with Freya and Arianna Bryde.
Queens Maia Gambino, Alannah Falvo and Abby Campman selling tickets for the raffle.
Mackenzie and Logan Young with Lexy Ariotti.