AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes

AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes
I love a sunburnt country / A land of sweeping plains / Of ragged mountain ranges / Of droughts and flooding rains / I love her far horizons / I love her jewel-sea / Her beauty and her terror / The wide brown land for me / ~ Dorothea Mackellar (1885-1968)


Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Young Riders

Young mini bike riders in the Westernport Festival parade last Saturday.
This is an annual event featuring highlights of the community.
It is the 45th year of the festival.

Daring young riders
Add colour to the parade
Sometimes on one wheel

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Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

It always seems like your celebrations and events are so wonderful.

Anonymous said...

Great shot and colors for RT2 ^_^

Ralph said...

These appear to be modern day warriors despite their stature of being young. They look ready to showcase their skills on their steeds (okay, motorbikes :), Cool riders clad in cool uniforms!

Jama said...

Sounds like a fun-filled day event!

namaki said...

excellent capture ! You have caught him just on time !

Anonymous said...

Nice action shot.

Gattina said...

Very colorful picture ! I don't like mini bikes or bikes in general. It's so dangerous ! Especially for a mother, lol !

Liza said...

How cool! Happy RT2.

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Anonymous said...

Oh, the invincibility of youth! Great pic.

Dana said...

Fun shot! Love the color. :)

Lina Gustina said...

They are brave young men. Perfect shot.

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

Those face masks (part of their helmets) seem almost menacing!

Wayward Red Flower

Chubskulit Rose said...

Adventurous kids!

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