Glitz, glamour at Bond ball

Geraldton Guardian
Kasey Hodge, Phoebe Speed and Martha Schenk.
Camera IconKasey Hodge, Phoebe Speed and Martha Schenk. Credit: Supplied

Jack Edwards is the son of a farmer.

If his classmates did not already know that, it was certainly made clear when he arrived at his Year 12 ball in a John Deere tractor.

The student was just one of many oozing the glitz and glamour of a James Bond film at the Nagle Catholic College Casino Royale-themed ball.

The last hurrah of their high school days saw Jayne Desmond claim best female dancer, while Kai Edwards was named the best male dancer.

Sophie Wallace and Jacob Abrahams were proclaimed the best couple and, unsurprisingly, tractor couple Jack and date Zara Johnson won best arrival.

Mr and Miss Congeniality, recalling Sandra Bullock’s 2000 action comedy, went to Samuel Coaker and Phoebe Coulthard.

And, the coveted Belle and Beau of the Ball gong was handed to Holly Marsden and Jaiyden Brown.

The Year 12 ball was held at the QEII Seniors and Community Centre on Saturday, February 23.

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