Andrew Barton (Banjo) Paterson was born at 'Narrambla' near Orange on 17 February 1864. His family actually lived at Yeoval, but his mother had come into town for his impending arrival.
There were many functions as part of the festival, most of which I didn't get to. This is but a taste.
|A competition was held for shop windows|
Collins Booksellers Orange
won by McDonalds
|A competition and sale featuring local artists|
|with works inspired by the man and his writings|
|Inspired by Old Man Platypus|
|A display at the Orange library|
|A signed copy of The Man From Snowy River|
|Original manuscript draft of|
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