Queenstown Primary School's biggest fundraiser of the year,
the annual school fair, will be held this Saturday and
organisers are promising fun for all ages.
Last year, the fair raised about $30,000 for the school. One
of the organisers, Sue Moore, said the funds had been
invaluable and she hoped to get as much support again on
The money raised comes from profits made in either donations
to the school or purchases throughout the day.
This year, the fair will have a carnival theme and prizes
will be given to the best-dressed child, adult and
Throughout the day there will be activities for locals,
children and visitors. Events and activities include a
chocolate wheel, a bouncy castle, pony rides, Harley-Davidson
rides, raffles, a silent auction, books, clothes, baking and
This year, the school will host a hangi for lunch.
The fair runs from 10am to 2pm at the school on Robins Rd.
Admission is free.