The show

A yarn well spun

For Marion Wheatland, the spinning wheel offers a “heart connection”, writes Jessica Seignarack.

Brad bounces back

In his eighth year at the Melbourne show as a stunt bike rider, Brad Burch has recovered from serious injury, writes Shelby Garlick.

A CWA life

Longtime member, Kaye Kyle is credited with this year’s first CWA show bags, writes Annelise Answerth.

When the chips are down

Tasmanians Amanda and Dale Beams and their two sons are Australian wood chopping royalty, even travelling to the US each year to compete. Julia Hende and Pauline Csuba report.