Luke Mitchell, star of hit soap Home and Away, will make a special appearance at the Culcairn Show on Saturday 2 October 2010.
Luke, whose visit is being partly sponsored by Regional Express (REX) Airlines, plays the role of Romeo Smith and won a Logie for Most Popular New Talent.
He previously had roles in Neighbours and H2O: Just Add Water.
“We are delighted that Luke has accepted our invitation to attend this year’s show to meet with fans and help judge the junior show girl/show boy competition which will be held at 11.30am,” secretary of Culcairn Show Society, Rosie O’Keeffe said.
“We are hoping that Luke’s fans in this local area will be excited about the opportunity to meet him in Culcairn.”
The show girl and show boy competition includes 10 categories including baby, tiny tots, juniors and intermediate age groups and senior show girl which is over 14 years and below 18 years.
“There will be many other things to see and do on the day including a large range of new amusements, face painting, sideshows and show bags.”
Mrs O’Keeffe said that there will also be the Champion Dog Show, horse events, sheep, goats, poultry, sheaf tossing, and lucky spot prizes will be announced throughout the day’s events.
The pavilion displays will include art, photography, needlework, cooking, cut flowers and school work from Billabong High School, St Joseph’s Primary School, Culcairn Public School and Gerogery Public School.
Mrs O’Keeffe said schedules are now available and further information can be obtained by contacting Joan Wood on 6029 8285, Rosie O’Keeffe on 6029 8197 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.