Wearable Lights Competition 

By Totally Locally Organising Committee | Posted: Wednesday August 23, 2017

Geraldine recently held their first ever Totally Locally Wearable Lights Competition at the Geraldine Cinema.  What a fantastic show! There were 41 entries with 171 people in the audience.

There were a few awesome entries from GHS  students and some of them were awarded prizes.

Our own Mrs Lindroos was a judge along with the local artist Susan Badcock.

A big thank you to the usshers and lantern bearers from GHS - Christine Bendsen, Saskia Finlayson-Hood, Lia Roberts and Georgie Moginie.  These girls led the contestants through the dark and did a fantastic job.

The results are as follows:

Class 1 - Under 12 years 

  • 1st Star Girl - Sophie Thorpe, Hazel Voight and Georgia McMillan
  • 2nd The Hidden Half - Lia Roberts and Katie Moginie
  • 3rd Flower Girl - Deja Proudman

Class 2 - 13 to 17 years

  • 1st - Oblivion - Jac Patterson
  • 2nd - Daisy's After Rainfall - Lelia Mowat-Gainsford and Savior Lafai

Class 3 - 18 years & over

  • 1st - Korowai - Georgia Davenport
  • 2nd - The Carasol Lady - Autumn Minnear
  • 3rd - Invisible Balloon Man - Lisa Pilgrim

Class 4 - Hat

  • 1st - Jellyfish - Lisa Pilgrim
  • 2nd - Peaks - Bella Keeley
  • 3rd - Starlight Galactica - Sue Jensen

Class 5 - Lantern or Bag

  • 1st - Minion Stuart - Lisa Pilgrim
  • 2nd - Winter Light - Geraldine Venturers Group
  • 3rd - Wise Old Night Light - Lisa Pilgrim

Class 6 - Pair or Group

  • 1st - Piwakawaka King & Queen - Anya and Isaac Johnston
  • 2nd - Over the Rainbow - Ashburton College
  • 3rd - Crazy Cuzzies - Chloe Warner and Jade Patrick

Supreme Winner

Korowai - Georgia Davenport


We look forward to seeing even more students involved in this event in 2018.

On behalf of Totally Locally Organising Committee 

Michelle baker, Merran Blake and Cynthia Stephens