THROWBACK THURSDAY: February 6-12, 1997

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Kali Bouquet, 3, pictured with her Grandma's greyhound, 'Action Ivy' , at the Albury Coursing Club. Picture: ALEX MASSEY

Kali Bouquet, 3, pictured with her Grandma's greyhound, 'Action Ivy' , at the Albury Coursing Club. Picture: ALEX MASSEY

Gary Arnold and Chris Dimatina from the Wodonga Council, pictured at the Wodonga Tip. Picture: ALEX MASSEY

Gary Arnold and Chris Dimatina from the Wodonga Council, pictured at the Wodonga Tip. Picture: ALEX MASSEY

Walbundrie football players at the club's family day at Lake Hume. Picture: PETER BATSON

Walbundrie football players at the club's family day at Lake Hume. Picture: PETER BATSON

Craig O'Shannessy gets in some practice before the club championships at the Wodonga tennis centre. Picture: RAY HUNT

Craig O'Shannessy gets in some practice before the club championships at the Wodonga tennis centre. Picture: RAY HUNT

Tavern Bulldogs players Cameron Bakes, Brian Curphey, Des Sheather and Merv King. Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

Tavern Bulldogs players Cameron Bakes, Brian Curphey, Des Sheather and Merv King. Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

The paddlesteamer Cumberoona heads down the Murray River.

The paddlesteamer Cumberoona heads down the Murray River.

Festival of Sport award winner Rebekah Keat gets a congratulatory kiss from her mother Ruth. Picture: RAY HUNT

Festival of Sport award winner Rebekah Keat gets a congratulatory kiss from her mother Ruth. Picture: RAY HUNT

Marlee Barber, 3, from Walla was not sure of what to make of this, so she took a picture of it! Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

Marlee Barber, 3, from Walla was not sure of what to make of this, so she took a picture of it! Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

Smallbore shooter Tim Lowndes at the Albury range. Picture: RAY HUNT

Smallbore shooter Tim Lowndes at the Albury range. Picture: RAY HUNT

Warming up for the 5km finals at Wodonga athletics club are Peter Maddison, Jason Rees, Dave Holland and Tim Credlin. Picture: RAY HUNT

Warming up for the 5km finals at Wodonga athletics club are Peter Maddison, Jason Rees, Dave Holland and Tim Credlin. Picture: RAY HUNT

New Albury-Wodonga Bandits import Ryan Pepper arrives at Albury airport. Picture: ALEX MASSEY

New Albury-Wodonga Bandits import Ryan Pepper arrives at Albury airport. Picture: ALEX MASSEY

Manager for Southern NSW State and Regional Development Jim Grant says mobile phone reception needs to be improved. Picture: PETER BATSON

Manager for Southern NSW State and Regional Development Jim Grant says mobile phone reception needs to be improved. Picture: PETER BATSON

Patrons enjoying a summer evening at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Patrons enjoying a summer evening at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Patrons enjoying a summer evening at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Patrons enjoying a summer evening at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Patrons enjoying a summer evening at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Patrons enjoying a summer evening at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Mary and Bert Fletcher, Win Brown, Sheila Townsend and Ruth Wynter enjoying a summer evening at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Mary and Bert Fletcher, Win Brown, Sheila Townsend and Ruth Wynter enjoying a summer evening at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Alan and Rob Murray enjoying some cricket at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Alan and Rob Murray enjoying some cricket at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Michael Neville and daughter Meg, 12 days old, at Noreuil Park, Albury. Picture: PETER BATSON

Michael Neville and daughter Meg, 12 days old, at Noreuil Park, Albury. Picture: PETER BATSON

Betty Kamevaar takes a quick dip at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Betty Kamevaar takes a quick dip at Albury's Noreuil Park. Picture: PETER BATSON

Commentator Bill Lawry and cricketer Kelvin Williams at Albury's SS&A Club. Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

Commentator Bill Lawry and cricketer Kelvin Williams at Albury's SS&A Club. Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

Festival of Sport young achiever winner Rebekah Keat receives her award from Rosalie Martin. Picture: RAY HUNT

Festival of Sport young achiever winner Rebekah Keat receives her award from Rosalie Martin. Picture: RAY HUNT

Waterskier Cassandra Johnson is inducted into Festival of Sport hall of fame by Cr Patricia Gould. Picture: RAY HUNT

Waterskier Cassandra Johnson is inducted into Festival of Sport hall of fame by Cr Patricia Gould. Picture: RAY HUNT

Festival of Sport young achiever award nominee Lauren Jackson. Picture: RAY HUNT

Festival of Sport young achiever award nominee Lauren Jackson. Picture: RAY HUNT

Gerogery farmer Evan Moll. Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

Gerogery farmer Evan Moll. Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

Jenny Karlsson, 16, with her horse, Rocky with Sarah Halpin, 16, of Albury, with her horse, Blackjack. The girls and their horses come down to Noreuil Park every day for a swim. Picture: ALEX MASSEY

Jenny Karlsson, 16, with her horse, Rocky with Sarah Halpin, 16, of Albury, with her horse, Blackjack. The girls and their horses come down to Noreuil Park every day for a swim. Picture: ALEX MASSEY

L-R: Bill Hill, from Mollyullah and Bill Hill, from Warrenbayne ahead of local government elections. Picture: ALEX MASSEY

L-R: Bill Hill, from Mollyullah and Bill Hill, from Warrenbayne ahead of local government elections. Picture: ALEX MASSEY

Vanessa Truong, pictured with daughter Kristal, 4, is against the proposed work for the dole scheme. Picture: PETER BATSON

Vanessa Truong, pictured with daughter Kristal, 4, is against the proposed work for the dole scheme. Picture: PETER BATSON

Mrs Joan Parker and her guide dog. Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

Mrs Joan Parker and her guide dog. Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

1997 Dash for Cash men’s winner, Scott Jackson, of Melbourne and open women’s winner Tania-Saree Warrick, also from Melbourne. Picture: PETER BATSON

1997 Dash for Cash men’s winner, Scott Jackson, of Melbourne and open women’s winner Tania-Saree Warrick, also from Melbourne. Picture: PETER BATSON

The field takes off in the Dash for Cash. Picture: PETER BATSON

The field takes off in the Dash for Cash. Picture: PETER BATSON

Roofing contractor Chris Sedgwick enjoys his morning tea break on the only seat still in the house. Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

Roofing contractor Chris Sedgwick enjoys his morning tea break on the only seat still in the house. Picture: SIMON DALLINGER

Night shot of the Lincoln Causeway. Picture: SIMON O'DWYER

Night shot of the Lincoln Causeway. Picture: SIMON O'DWYER

Matthew, 4, and Sarah, 6 months, Winnel with their mum Lyn. They’re involved in the little champ of the year SIDS baby show. Picture: PETER BATSON

Matthew, 4, and Sarah, 6 months, Winnel with their mum Lyn. They’re involved in the little champ of the year SIDS baby show. Picture: PETER BATSON

John Walsmley, director of Boonoke, outside the shearing shed. Picture: PETER BATSON

John Walsmley, director of Boonoke, outside the shearing shed. Picture: PETER BATSON

North Melbourne Giants coach Brett Brown directs his players during training at the Albury Sports Stadium. Picture: RAY HUNT

North Melbourne Giants coach Brett Brown directs his players during training at the Albury Sports Stadium. Picture: RAY HUNT