The Goanna Pulling Championships were held on Sunday 30th September and was considered to be a huge success that brought up to 3000 visitors to Wooli.
There was wonderful weather and plenty of entertainment for the crowd.
The committee would like to thank our major sponsors, Clarence Valley Council, Wooli Hotel Motel and Clarence Holiday Coast Real Estate who have helped to make the day such a success.
We would also like to thank the following local businesses and community for their donations and supporting sponsorships which provided the cash & prizes for the days events, Koppers Wood Products, Wooli Hotel Motel Social Club, Caltex Wooli General Store, Black Auto, Holiday Coast Meats, Skeen Constructions, Wooli Bowling & Recreation Club, Wazzas Concreting, Tillys Crawler Parts, Clarence Earthmoving, Stihl Shop Grafton, Bill & Vicki Holroyd Mechanical & Plant, Solitary Islands Marine Park Resort, Clarence Valley Tyre Centre, Commodore Conveyancing, Blues Cleaning Service, Grafton Ally Fabrication, Ryan St Air Conditioning & Auto, Jones Sawmilling, Clarence Valley Pressure Cleaning, Ace Glass & Aluminium, Wooli River Boat Hire, Charon Fishing Charters, Bob & Lois Ryder, Hummelstads Earmarking & Brands, Moore Power Electrical Services, Wooli Kiosk & Newsagency, Nick Hills Property Maintenance, Ken Dawes Dental Prosthetist, Harry's Chinese Restaurant, Allweather Synthetic Grass, Wooli Oyster Supply, Minnie Water Holiday Park, Wooli Deep Sea Tours, Maclean Motors, National Australia Bank and McDonalds Restaurant.
Support was also gratefully received from Wooli Yuraygir SES, Wooli Rural Fire Service, Marine Rescue Wooli, Grafton Shoppingworld, McGrath Electrical, Daily Examiner and 2GF.
The countless number of volunteers that helped with setting up, canteen, merchandising, beer tent, surveying visitors, photography and packing up are to be congratulated for their invaluable efforts. The community spirit and enjoyment was clearly evident and Wooli should be proud.