August 24 2017 - 7:00AM Throwback Thursday: August 2002 | MEGA GALLERY WIMMERA MAIL-TIMES PHOTOGRAPHERSMultimediafacebookSHAREtwitterTWEETemailwhatsappcommentComments Throwback Thursday: August 2002 | MEGA GALLERY Harvey Monsen Bookweek celebrations at St. Michael & St. John's Primary School. Kids dressed in the costume of their favourite storybook character. Chloe Molloy is pictured in her role as a fairy complete with magic wand. Warrack's Luke Rosa beats Nhill's Simon Brearley August 2002John Scholes shows the scale of the excavation of the spillway at Lake Bellfield, where upwards of two metres depth of rock has been blasted out from the overflow path. Leanne Magee GSM Edenhope's James Dixon Lake Bellfield drops to its lowest level since its inception in 1966. Wimmera Mallee Water's John Scholes who is in charge of the refurbishment of the reservoir's retaining wall, surveys the thirsty landscape. Lauren Dannatt meshes with the mass of fancy dress characters participating in the Bookweek character parade at St. Michael and St. Johns P.S. Horsham Combined Pensioners 40th birthday bash at the Senior Citizens clubrooms. Phyllis Flack (Pres. Combined Pensioners, Horsham branch), Joan Bidlo (State Sec. - Doveton), and Maurie Stubbs (State Pres. - Bairnsdale), enjoy a chat over afternoon tea. Penola's Murray Anning beats the group August 2002Alex Winfield and 'Super Scoop' Nhill's Ritchie Dodds beats the others to the ball Tom Hafey and legend Bomber Ellis watch the match Shane McDonald heads for the basket. Foster parent Graham Brooks of Murtoa. Dad Brendon Hammerston with his two sons L. Jake (5), and Brett (7). Tom Hafey coaches u16s August 2002August 2002Natimuk Maternal and Child Health Centre reaches 40 years. Kim Crowhurst and Lulu (7months), Judy Harrington, (HRCC Maternal & Child health nurse), Carolyn Baird (HRCC Maternal & Child Health nurse). Kim attended the centre from 1968 with her mum Bronwen Brown. The centre was opened on 17-8-62 by DR. Betty Milmot, Director of Maternal and Infant and Pre-school Welfare. August 2002Abbey Martin,7 and Rebecca Wik, 6, both of Horsham.August 2002August 2002August 2002August 2002Rhonda and Ron Edwards, Horsham, at Figtree Rainbow SC prepare for Play Bridie Gould (Mary), Scott Matheson (Roger), Brooke Robson (Native Bearer) and Jenny Solly (Director) Barb Blake, Kate Neal and Ros Ross, Horsham, at Figtree Trish Walter keeps a close eye on the action during bookweek celebrations at St. Michael and St. John's Primary School. John Nunn of Horsham aspires to wrap his arms around the regional public speaking trophy after competing in the final for the sixth time. August 2002Aaron Creek, 11 of Horsham, receives the Yellow Cord Cub award, which was presented by Carol Hannah, head leader of the 1st/ 3rd Horsham Scout Group.August 2002Tara Crowe at Horsham College with Shropshire ram Ruth Hill (Hsm CWA) helps Horsham North student Alisha Hocking (gr 4 10yo) with her knitting. Scott Batchelor throws himself at the ball as Brett Doolan helps out. Rup no 2 over ball John Forrest shaving the head of Dimboola SES member Sandra Moloney in Lloyd st Dimboola Melanie Hurtig with her dad Andrew after his head was shaved in Dimboola Kiarna Taylor and Yvonne Preusker (Hsm) at Chickpea August 2002Bennett rd Kindagarten is operating without a teacher Doolan and Brain tackle no 58 Rachel Thomson WA Rup centre Jenni Hurley passes as Penny Unger runs down court Jess Jackman and Ethan Ferguson (Hsm) at Superfeast Ian Chappell signs a bat for Edenhope College teacher Rod Kirkwood, on behalf of the students of the school. August 2002Bevan Birch CFA, Brett Jones (Weights) and Aaron Blaney (SES) at head shave at Hsm Plaza August 2002August 2002August 2002Sally Hateley and Alisha Bunting (Hsm) at Figtree Susie Ellis and Sally Pymer with their children, from left; Isaac 9, Sarah 10, Mackenzie 7 Lochie 12 and Blair 14 Ellis. And Joel 7 and Lochie 5 Pymer August 2002Adam Carter Samantha Cockroft gr 6 and Tamlyn Geue gr 5. Knitting with CWA ladies August 2002Mathew Schnaars (Nhill) tests a new tractor MM WA Katie Storey August 2002Shaun Turmine back , Thomas Wiggins both of horsham Melissa Landwehr (Hshm) aka B2 welcomes everyone in Sarah Rowe (yr8) Jordan McLennan (yr7) and Maddy McGennisken all of horsham after their sleepout for charity August 2002Bruce Asplin is worried that the current fox bounty is a bandaid measure to reduce fox populations. He is pictured with some of the 70 foxes he shot prior to the bounty that were not elible for inclusion. North P.S. is presenting a production called "Treasure and the Jungle Juice". L. Stephanie Gregson, Yr 6 (Crocodile), Rhiannon Wingard, Yr 6 (elephant), and Hannah Gilbert, Yr 6 (Zebra). are three of the main characters. Roberts Ave. dance centre concert preview. L.(Rear), Tara Wood, Jacqui Neale, Emma Kelly, Marisa Cowell and Alexandra Hawker. (Sitting), L, Steffi Cowell, Emmy Bull and Greta Wood. Bombers players reach separate milestones on Saturday. August 2002Harvey Monsen looks for rain Dr. John Nunn. Ruby Bancell and Aari Mellington (PS298) with author Kirsty Murray at Hsm Library Russell Hodder, Yr. 10 Stawell Sec. College checks out a static exhibit of a wedge- tailed eagle which was part of a University of Ballarat promotion for an Advanced Diploma in Natural Resource Management. August 2002Jordan Moar, Yr4, Horsham West P.S. casts a keen eye over his experiment demonstrating that oil is lighter than water. Preview for Calisthenics comp. in Horsham on Aug. 23-25. Pic shows students limbering up before practice at the Horsham Youth Centre. August 2002August 2002Vic Maddern of Murtoa celebrates his 90th birthday with family and friends. August 2002Ben Dumesney passes around Derek Horne Jamie Cemm Tamlyn Geue, Yr5 Horsham North P.S. investigates a static electricity generating Plasma ball. August 2002Hsm WD Tracey Hickmott, Nhill WA Emma Dickinson Lindsay Smith using new compost toilet at Police paddock August 2002Liam (10), with a Pekin drake that he will be showing in the Junior section at this weekend's poultry show in Horsham. The Second Wimmera National Exhibition of Photography comes to the Horsham Campus of Ballarat University. The Committee of the Wimmera Exhibition have selected a group of photographs that were not selected during judging, but appealed to the members, for exhibition in the University's gallery space. The photographs will be on display for three weeks. L. Art students Justin McGennisken and Stuart Fraser with one of the exhibition prints. Pam Ross with her Cavalier King Charles spaniels, on L. Reuben (Blenheim - which is tan & White), and Foster on the right (Tricolor). Foster is the father of Reuben, and both are Australian Champions. The Horsham Dog Show is on this weekend. August 2002TweetFacebook of facebookSHAREtwitterTWEETemailwhatsappcommentCommentsFollow us Comments Discuss "Throwback Thursday: August 2002 | MEGA GALLERY" Please note: All comments made or shown here are bound by the Online Discussion Terms & Conditions.