Peterborough Rodeo | PHOTOS

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.
There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.
There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

There was action galore at the Peterborough Rodeo on Saturday.

Sally Tebble and ute muster convenor Philip Sleep, both of Peterborough.

Sally Tebble and ute muster convenor Philip Sleep, both of Peterborough.

Meet the band Sound Attraction comprising Neil Norton, left, Sue Chivell and Jenny Smith.

Meet the band Sound Attraction comprising Neil Norton, left, Sue Chivell and Jenny Smith.

Joey Phillips, left, of Lock, Lorretta Malcolm, of Port Lincoln, and Mick White of Murdinga.

Joey Phillips, left, of Lock, Lorretta Malcolm, of Port Lincoln, and Mick White of Murdinga.

Grandma Toni Butson, of Adelaide, with Madeleine Butson, 7, and her brother Dexter, 4, of Peterborough.

Grandma Toni Butson, of Adelaide, with Madeleine Butson, 7, and her brother Dexter, 4, of Peterborough.

Joel Atkinson, 11, left, and Alex Young, 11, both of Peterborough.

Joel Atkinson, 11, left, and Alex Young, 11, both of Peterborough.

Riders patrol the arena before the big event which kicked off an hour late because of the heat.

Riders patrol the arena before the big event which kicked off an hour late because of the heat.

Deb Hotchin, rodeo committee member and raffle lady, with Danny McKeough.

Deb Hotchin, rodeo committee member and raffle lady, with Danny McKeough.

Shannon Riddell, left, of Nuriootpa, Amanda Connolly, of Peterborough and Wayne Jolly, of Angle Vale.

Shannon Riddell, left, of Nuriootpa, Amanda Connolly, of Peterborough and Wayne Jolly, of Angle Vale.

Jayden Calvert, 14, left, and Mason Calvert, 13, both of Clare.

Jayden Calvert, 14, left, and Mason Calvert, 13, both of Clare.

Horses and riders took to the arena in readiness for the rodeo.

Horses and riders took to the arena in readiness for the rodeo.

Leonie Thompson, of Peterborough, bought icecreams for herself and daughter Lilly-Rose Thompson-Faggotter, 7.

Leonie Thompson, of Peterborough, bought icecreams for herself and daughter Lilly-Rose Thompson-Faggotter, 7.

John Malycha, left, Brian Plane and Marlene Plane and Edith Malycha are from the nearby Morgan East Golf CLub and were working behind the drink counter for the rodeo club. The school at Morgan East closed in 1956, the year Gatum-Gatum won the Melbourne Cup.

John Malycha, left, Brian Plane and Marlene Plane and Edith Malycha are from the nearby Morgan East Golf CLub and were working behind the drink counter for the rodeo club. The school at Morgan East closed in 1956, the year Gatum-Gatum won the Melbourne Cup.

Committeeman Tom Bruce performed some official duties at the event.

Committeeman Tom Bruce performed some official duties at the event.

Kirsty Paterson, left, and Eli, Austin and Jason Harvey, all of Whyte-Yarcowie,

Kirsty Paterson, left, and Eli, Austin and Jason Harvey, all of Whyte-Yarcowie,

Leon O'Dea with his boys Patrick, left, and Luke, all of Yongala.

Leon O'Dea with his boys Patrick, left, and Luke, all of Yongala.

Kylie Fraser, left, and Ginny Grycewicz, both of Jamestown, with Tracey Woodlands who celebrated her birthday on Monday.

Kylie Fraser, left, and Ginny Grycewicz, both of Jamestown, with Tracey Woodlands who celebrated her birthday on Monday.

Skye Patterson, of Beltana, and Keenan Saunders, of Quorn.

Skye Patterson, of Beltana, and Keenan Saunders, of Quorn.

Liberal Member for Stuart Dan van Holst Pellekaan officially opens the rodeo.

Liberal Member for Stuart Dan van Holst Pellekaan officially opens the rodeo.

Riders with flags assembled in the centre of the arena during the opening ceremony.

Riders with flags assembled in the centre of the arena during the opening ceremony.

Chris Malycha sings the national anthem while flanked by some of the riders.

Chris Malycha sings the national anthem while flanked by some of the riders.

Official veterinarian Dr Geoff Warren, of Jamestown, with Tom and Bobbie-Lou Martin, of Quorn.

Official veterinarian Dr Geoff Warren, of Jamestown, with Tom and Bobbie-Lou Martin, of Quorn.

Ambulance volunteers Karen Chambers, left, Jodie Pollard, Magnus McDonald and Alison Selwood chatted with Liberal Member for Stuart Dan van Holst Pellekaan, back.

Ambulance volunteers Karen Chambers, left, Jodie Pollard, Magnus McDonald and Alison Selwood chatted with Liberal Member for Stuart Dan van Holst Pellekaan, back.

Sandra Wilson, left, Kiera Pyman, and Julie Rayner, all of Quorn.

Sandra Wilson, left, Kiera Pyman, and Julie Rayner, all of Quorn.

Stefan Strein, left, Ralph Boschner and Florian Kappelsberger, all of Bavaria, Germany.

Stefan Strein, left, Ralph Boschner and Florian Kappelsberger, all of Bavaria, Germany.

Stephanie Bertram, left, of Orroroo and Elly Mitchell and Sasha Allen, both of Alice Springs.

Stephanie Bertram, left, of Orroroo and Elly Mitchell and Sasha Allen, both of Alice Springs.

Jody Poltorasky, left, and Chloe Wilson, both of Peterborough

Jody Poltorasky, left, and Chloe Wilson, both of Peterborough

Jared and Brydie Kilday, of Broken Hill

Jared and Brydie Kilday, of Broken Hill

Imogen Knight, left, Heather Seibert, Tara Lampe and Mellisa John, all of Whyalla.

Imogen Knight, left, Heather Seibert, Tara Lampe and Mellisa John, all of Whyalla.

Nicole Lock, left, of Peterborough, and Alex Thomas, of Port Lincoln, formerly of Peterborough.

Nicole Lock, left, of Peterborough, and Alex Thomas, of Port Lincoln, formerly of Peterborough.

Sue Chivell, left, and Jenny Smith are singers from Sound Attraction.

Sue Chivell, left, and Jenny Smith are singers from Sound Attraction.

The crowd watched excitedly as the bull-riders clung to their steers.

The crowd watched excitedly as the bull-riders clung to their steers.

The food and drink stalls kept the crowd happy at the rodeo.

The food and drink stalls kept the crowd happy at the rodeo.

Natasha Hunter and Emmanuel Baker, of Adelaide.

Natasha Hunter and Emmanuel Baker, of Adelaide.

Annabelle, left, and Rosie Daly, of Kadina, whose grandparents, Janet and Adrian Roberts, live in Peterborough.

Annabelle, left, and Rosie Daly, of Kadina, whose grandparents, Janet and Adrian Roberts, live in Peterborough.

Eryri Davis, left, Jean Knight and Ruth Farr, all of Peterborough. Eryri, whose name is of Welsh origin, has lived in Peterborough all her life and has just turned 91.

Eryri Davis, left, Jean Knight and Ruth Farr, all of Peterborough. Eryri, whose name is of Welsh origin, has lived in Peterborough all her life and has just turned 91.

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