2017 Toyota Country Music Cavalcade Winners!
|First||Fire and Rescue NSW|
|Second||University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health|
|First||Chris Watson Travel Tunes in the Tropics Wavelengths 489 Tamworth|
|Second||Tamworth City Dance Academy|
|Third||Mayberry Harvesting Pty|
ENTRY is FREE
The 2017 Toyota Country Music Cavalcade was classified as a Class 1 Special Events organised by Tamworth Regional Council and commenced at NSW Police discretion on Saturday, 28 January 2017 at 9:00am, from the corner of Peel and Hill Streets. The Cavalcade travelled north along Peel Street, at walking pace, to the intersection of Peel and O’Connell Streets. The dispersal area was in Peel Street between O’Connell and Bligh Streets.
The theme for 2017 was 'It Doesn't Get Better Than This'!
Participants are encouraged to plan their float designs around this theme, including what they believe reflects and symbolises the Tamworth Country Music Festival. Participants are encouraged to have fun with their designs and ideas. The float designs are only limited only by the imagination!
The 2017 Toyota Country Music Cavalcade operates under strict guidelines and control measures for float entrants. Tamworth Regional Council has undertaken a comprehensive risk assessment for this event. On event day, emergency vehicles can access all intersections to Peel Street except for, Fitzroy Street between Kable Avenue and Marius Street.
Judging and prizes
The 2017 Toyota Country Music Cavalcade was judged by a panel of 3 community judges. Judges will award each float a score out of 50 points:
· 30 points for float construction, activity and overall presentation based on the set theme
· 20 points for the entertainment component – live country music, country music artist/s and float participation costume/dress
The 2016 Cavalcade Prizes were:
The winners will be announced after the Cavalcade on the official Festival website www.tcmf.com.au and also on the official Facebook (Tamworth Country Music Festival Official) and Twitter (TCMF Official) pages.
Please send completed entry forms to Tamworth Regional Council
Mail: PO Box 555, Tamworth, NSW, 2340
Fax: 6767 5499