Tossing possums all part of show

Last updated 11:23 24/10/2012
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PETER McDONALD
Good throw: Upper Hutt’s Brooke O’Styke in the possum tossing competition.

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Entrants to the weekend's Rimutaka Tavern Sports Bar Pig Hunt came from as far as Whanganui and Blenheim.

The open section entries totalled 138 with 73 juniors.

At Monday's weigh-in at the Rimutaka Tavern there were 34 pigs and three deer, plus junior entrants had caught two pigs, eight goats plus possums, rabbits and hares.

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