Wednesday December 6, 2017
Girl Guides of Newlands, Paparangi and Johnsonville.
OUT&about The northern community gathered last Saturday for the annual Johnsonville Christmas Parade. Organisers of 13 years, the Johnsonville Lions Club, have been joined this year by volunteers from the community to help out with the large workload that comes with planning the event. Fabulous new costumes such as the Disney princesses
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and super heroes were made by Gael Cherian and Lisa Woodley managed the parade content. Johnsonville Lions president Stephen Cook says the planning committee was very happy with the outcome. This year’s parade was sponsored by the Johnsonville Charitable Trust, who are supporting the parade with a significant contribution for
the next two years, as well as other local trusts and businesses Local business owner and president of the Johnsonville Rotary Club William Nobelen says it was a fantastic celebration. “Well done to everyone who planned, participated and supported the parade,” he comments on the Christmas Parade Facebook page.
The Wellington Chinese Sports and Cultural Centre with gorgeous Chinese dragons.
Iris (7), Dylan (7), Shannon (4), Abigail (4), and Angela Goodall from the Angela Goodall Dance Academy.
Paparangi School made quite the crafting eﬀort.
Crowds enjoying the parade coming along Johnsonville Road.
The Three Musketeers, Peter, Jill and Malcolm.
Orianna (1) getting a top view on top of Orville.
Sami, Hana and Iain Widlof.
Independent Herald 06-12-17