Newspaper article Daily Examiner (Grafton, Australia)

Show Us What You Can Do Girl; Dairy Farmer Set to Chase Her Dream

Newspaper article Daily Examiner (Grafton, Australia)

Show Us What You Can Do Girl; Dairy Farmer Set to Chase Her Dream

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Byline: emmapritchard emma.pritchard@dailyexaminer.com.au

AS A little girl Fiona Green loved going to the Grafton Show.

She would watch the Showgirl contestants walk around with elegant sashes on their shoulders and long to be one of them.

And this year she will be.

The 18-year-old nominated herself for the Grafton Showgirl competition two weeks ago and said despite being anervousa, she was also avery exciteda.

aI want to win the Grafton Showgirl title to show everyone what I can achieve,a she said.

aI want to show the people who doubted me that I am worth something and yes I can do anything I want to do.a

Fiona is a sixth-generation dairy farmer who lives on the family property at Swan Creek.

When she's not helping to milk 110 friesians, feeding the calves or cleaning the dairy yard, Fiona loves to do acrylic painting, ride her quad bike and go ten pin bowling with her friends every Tuesday night. …

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