THROWBACK THURSDAY: April 3-9, 1999

Aerial artist Lou Harwood will perform on the 'cordelisse' at the circus festival. Picture: TANYA LAKE
Aerial artist Lou Harwood will perform on the 'cordelisse' at the circus festival. Picture: TANYA LAKE
Corowa Billy Cart Races:  Dubbo's Deanne D'Agostin, 23, on ' Midnight Elude ' takes first place in one of the 18+ sections. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Corowa Billy Cart Races: Dubbo's Deanne D'Agostin, 23, on ' Midnight Elude ' takes first place in one of the 18+ sections. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

At a fish farm between Jerilderie and Conargo, Paul Mailler surveys his fish rearing ponds, protected from birds by netting. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

At a fish farm between Jerilderie and Conargo, Paul Mailler surveys his fish rearing ponds, protected from birds by netting. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Albury's James Elliott, 4 ,inspects some mushrooms that have sprung up from the recent rains. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Albury's James Elliott, 4 ,inspects some mushrooms that have sprung up from the recent rains. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

John Peel on the Jerilderie miniature railway. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

John Peel on the Jerilderie miniature railway. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Lavington's Korey Livy, 23, won six awards at the Dubbo Country Music Festival and the Orana Muster. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Lavington's Korey Livy, 23, won six awards at the Dubbo Country Music Festival and the Orana Muster. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Helen Wade enjoying the flowers at the Albury Botanical Gardens in lead-up to the friends' Autumn Sale. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Helen Wade enjoying the flowers at the Albury Botanical Gardens in lead-up to the friends' Autumn Sale. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Bomb scare at Albury High School. Picture: RAY HUNT

Bomb scare at Albury High School. Picture: RAY HUNT

Bomb scare at Albury High School. Picture: RAY HUNT

Bomb scare at Albury High School. Picture: RAY HUNT

North Albury's Tony Trevaskis. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

North Albury's Tony Trevaskis. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Tom Greder is Oskar the clown at the Circus Festival. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Tom Greder is Oskar the clown at the Circus Festival. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Joel Salom, 26, is a juggler and ringmaster at the circus show. Picture: PETER McCORMACK

Joel Salom, 26, is a juggler and ringmaster at the circus show. Picture: PETER McCORMACK

Hayley Pascoe and Nyssa Stacey, both 15, are hard at work at the Julie Glinski School of Dance Autumn school. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Hayley Pascoe and Nyssa Stacey, both 15, are hard at work at the Julie Glinski School of Dance Autumn school. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Rikki Bennett, 17, with Zac and Kristie Shiels, 1,5  getting ready for the parade at the Man from Snowy River festival. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Rikki Bennett, 17, with Zac and Kristie Shiels, 1,5 getting ready for the parade at the Man from Snowy River festival. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Leanne Schoen and her brother Arthur Jones have taken over the running of Jones Winery from their uncle Les Jones.

Leanne Schoen and her brother Arthur Jones have taken over the running of Jones Winery from their uncle Les Jones.

Pamela Florance and Mark Selkrig with a sculpture from their exhibition 'Manufractured' at the Wangaratta Exhibitions Gallery. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Pamela Florance and Mark Selkrig with a sculpture from their exhibition 'Manufractured' at the Wangaratta Exhibitions Gallery. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Albury Police inspector David Nicholls with a haul of marijuana from Tumbarumba. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Albury Police inspector David Nicholls with a haul of marijuana from Tumbarumba. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Talana Lane, 9, at the new extentions of the Oaklands Scout hall. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Talana Lane, 9, at the new extentions of the Oaklands Scout hall. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Faye Reeve at the home of her beloved Raiders football ground, waves the flag proudly. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Faye Reeve at the home of her beloved Raiders football ground, waves the flag proudly. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Range Rover seen in Swift Street. Picture: RAY HUNT

Range Rover seen in Swift Street. Picture: RAY HUNT

Mal McKimmie, on Nugget, rounds up the 'Brumbies' prior to the Man from Snowy River festival. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Mal McKimmie, on Nugget, rounds up the 'Brumbies' prior to the Man from Snowy River festival. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Four planes soured overhead as the mourners looked on at the funeral of Kevin Gleeson. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Four planes soured overhead as the mourners looked on at the funeral of Kevin Gleeson. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Kews' Sandy McGilvray tries anything to steal the ball from Hotboxes' Renee Trost at the Albury Hockey Centre Easter tournament. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Kews' Sandy McGilvray tries anything to steal the ball from Hotboxes' Renee Trost at the Albury Hockey Centre Easter tournament. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Lauren Jackson signs with the Canberra capitals. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Lauren Jackson signs with the Canberra capitals. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Kris Brusek gets ready to celebrate the Albury Target store's 30th Birthday. Picture: RAY HUNT

Kris Brusek gets ready to celebrate the Albury Target store's 30th Birthday. Picture: RAY HUNT

Kevin and Deanne Mather with baby Luke, who was born in their car in Hume Street on the way to hospital. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Kevin and Deanne Mather with baby Luke, who was born in their car in Hume Street on the way to hospital. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Police inspect a car with a bomb inside it in Wagga. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Police inspect a car with a bomb inside it in Wagga. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Kyle Smith, 5, on the trampoline that was set alight by vandals next to their house. Picture: RAY HUNT

Kyle Smith, 5, on the trampoline that was set alight by vandals next to their house. Picture: RAY HUNT

Albion Hotel, Dean Street, set to close. Pictured is lessee Kerry Williamson. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Albion Hotel, Dean Street, set to close. Pictured is lessee Kerry Williamson. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

John Kingston with his son, Jacob, prior to playing his 200th game of footy. Picture: TANYA LAKE

John Kingston with his son, Jacob, prior to playing his 200th game of footy. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Tammy Calleja and her daughter Sarah McKillop, 2, had their house broken into and Sarah's baby jewellery was stolen. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Tammy Calleja and her daughter Sarah McKillop, 2, had their house broken into and Sarah's baby jewellery was stolen. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Albury's Madison Dormer, 7, gets up close and personal with a magpie, cockatoo and lorikeet courtesy of Colin Younger and Birds at the Golden horseshoe festival. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Albury's Madison Dormer, 7, gets up close and personal with a magpie, cockatoo and lorikeet courtesy of Colin Younger and Birds at the Golden horseshoe festival. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Howlong's Brian Lavis with the goldmark wheat variety.

Howlong's Brian Lavis with the goldmark wheat variety.

Mal McKimmie, on Nugget, rounds up the 'Brumbies' in preparation for the Man from Snowy River Festival. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Mal McKimmie, on Nugget, rounds up the 'Brumbies' in preparation for the Man from Snowy River Festival. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Man from Snowy River Bush festival - Corryong.

Man from Snowy River Bush festival - Corryong.

Abi thompson  with the masks she has created for the Fruit Fly Circus performance. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Abi thompson with the masks she has created for the Fruit Fly Circus performance. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Far Kew Goalie Steve Martin makes a diving save against the Albury Spitfires. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Far Kew Goalie Steve Martin makes a diving save against the Albury Spitfires. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Youth Actions Commitee member James Ross urges locals to enter Skate Competition this Saturday for Youth Week. Local  skateboarder Tim Goddard shows how its done. Picture: RAY HUNT

Youth Actions Commitee member James Ross urges locals to enter Skate Competition this Saturday for Youth Week. Local skateboarder Tim Goddard shows how its done. Picture: RAY HUNT

The Werrett family - Fred, Rebecca Nankervis and Billy - all smoked pipes 26 years ago now don't smoke. Picture: RAY HUNT

The Werrett family - Fred, Rebecca Nankervis and Billy - all smoked pipes 26 years ago now don't smoke. Picture: RAY HUNT

 Steve Hetherton the assistant coach for Murray Magpies, with the new Murray Magpies coach Ted Miller. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Steve Hetherton the assistant coach for Murray Magpies, with the new Murray Magpies coach Ted Miller. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Frances Hughes crosses her fingers in the hope of winning the Border Mail AFL footy tipping competition. (Check out the old TV!) Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Frances Hughes crosses her fingers in the hope of winning the Border Mail AFL footy tipping competition. (Check out the old TV!) Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Leigh Gray at Finemore's truck depot, where wheels and tyres have been stolen. Picture: RAY HUNT

Leigh Gray at Finemore's truck depot, where wheels and tyres have been stolen. Picture: RAY HUNT