At 16 Joey Reedy is already an accomplished bush poet, blacksmith and bullocky – he reckons he is an old soul and in a young person’s body and may have been born into the wrong century.
A rare British World War I horse drawn water cart restored after five years of diligent research made its debut at the Good Old Days Festival at Barellan.
The red dust at Barellan is a long way from the sparkling water of a pool but former Olympic swimming champion Shane Gould was taking a keen interest in the sound of a single furrow plough slicing through the clay.
The sight of a mule team in harness pulling a wagon is a rarity in modern Australia and the species took its place for the first time against the horse, bullock, camel, donkey and goat teams at the 2023 Good Old Days Festival.
A tiny goat handler outshone the nation’s most experienced horse, bullock, camel and donkey teamsters in winning the inaugural Little Teamsters Trophy at the 2023 Good Old Days Festival at Barellan.
Bullockies skills to shine as they compete for Teamsters Trophy at Barellan’s Good Old Days Festival
Bullockies from around Australia will compete for the prestigious Teamsters Trophy while goats in harness will vie for the inaugural Little Teamsters Trophy at the 2023 Good Old Days Festival at Barellan in southern NSW on September 30-October 1.
Good Old Days Festival
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