Family fun day out at the annual Maroota Muster rural fair

Maroota Public School is gearing-up for its annual Maroota Muster, a family fun day with carnival rides, classic cars and prizes.

Browse an array of market stalls selling fruits and vegetables and crafts, and pick up lunch from the range of hot food and snack stalls.

Annual fair: The Muster is Maroota Public School's main fundraising event for the year, and profits will go back in to the school. Picture: Supplied

Annual fair: The Muster is Maroota Public School's main fundraising event for the year, and profits will go back in to the school. Picture: Supplied

In true fun-fair style there will be showbags, face-painting, jumping castles, pony rides, a petting zoo, and a chocolate wheel with prizes.

Check out the woodchopping, woodturning, sheep shearing, and dance displays, and have a go at Knight School.

For the machinery enthusiasts there will be an array of vintage tractors, trucks and farm machinery on display.

There will be something for the entire family at the annual Maroota Muster. Picture: Supplied

There will be something for the entire family at the annual Maroota Muster. Picture: Supplied

The Classic Car Competition will bring a variety of old cars to look at - first prize is $200, second is $100, and third is $50. Entry is $5 per car for the competition.

Maroota Public School is a small rural primary school and the Muster is their annual school fundraiser.

"We work very hard every year to raise as much funds as we can for our wonderful students and teachers," said the Muster team.

The Muster will take place at the school, 4540 Old Northern Road, Maroota, on Sunday, August 18, 10am until 3pm.

Prizes are up for grabs in the annual Classic Car Competition, taking place as part of the Maroota Muster. Picture: Supplied

Prizes are up for grabs in the annual Classic Car Competition, taking place as part of the Maroota Muster. Picture: Supplied


To find out more about what's on at the Muster, visit www.marootamuster.com.au.

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