Dan Ballard in his first Novice Bareback ride at  Fossil Downs Rodeo. Saturday, 31st Aug, 2019.
Dan Ballard in his first Novice Bareback ride at Fossil Downs Rodeo. Saturday, 31st Aug, 2019. Nev Madsen

Plenty of action at annual Fossil Downs rodeo

ROSS Siebenhausen reckons he was born a cowboy.

And at 61, he's still kicking around the rodeo scene.

Mr Siebenhausen was one of hundreds who turned out for all the action at the annual Murphys Creek Fossil Downs Bush Rodeo on Saturday.

Gates opened at 8am, with events from 10am.

61 year old Ross Siebenhausen still riding in rodeo. Says he was born to be a cowboy. Fossil Downs Rodeo. Saturday, 31st Aug, 2019.
61 year old Ross Siebenhausen still riding in rodeo. Says he was born to be a cowboy. Fossil Downs Rodeo. Saturday, 31st Aug, 2019. Nev Madsen

The day featured everything from the Open Bull Ride to calf roping, bare back riding, and more.

Proceeds from the event will go to the Toowoomba Hospital Foundation oncology and renal units, and the community of Murphys Creek.

 


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