Entrants in this year’s Benalla Festival Farm Art competition are flying high, with the winners’ decided in the school, open class and people’s choice categories.
The popular Farm Art competition saw 12 creative entries based on the Festival theme, The Sky is the Limit … celebrating aviation in Benalla which included soaring titles Up, Benalla Chopper, Extreme Sky Diving and High as a Kite. All entries had to include at least one hay bale in the finished creation.
The winner of the School category was Australian Christian College’s creation, Onward and Upward - Launching Young Lives who won $500 towards a nominated school project.
The Comfort Inn won the popular Open Class Farm Art prize for their installation, The Little Red Barron. They will donate their $500 prize to Cooinda Village.
The community voted in the People’s Choice, awarding first prize of $250 to the Christian College’s Onward and Upward rocket-inspired creation, with second prize of $150 going to Up and Away fro