It came as no surprise to locals that some of the first phone calls they received when phone reception was restored after the town was devastated by ex-Tropical Cyclone Seroja was from members of the group of nine.
Eight of the nine Northampton Rams AFL Legends made it back to their football birthplace for the event with only Tarkyn Lockyer unable to make the journey from Melbourne due to COVID-19 restrictions.
"IT was my passion and I never wanted to be the age I am now and wonder 'what if?'," says Bob Magor.
Treasures Stock Transport, started by his father Bob some 21 years earlier, mainly worked out of Midland saleyards, the State's major wholesale cattle and sheep selling centre for 100 years, until it was replaced by the Muchea Livestock Centre in 2010 and demolished.
Armed with his drone, a solid music playlist and his troopy, Aaron Green hunts down unusual landscapes to produce spectacular top down aerial photography shots.
One sad note was the death three days before the event of Bella Swainston, one of the show's long time contributors who had been running the creative craft and cooking section for more than 35 years.
Spanning over three floors, the collection of works was birthed as Robert J McCaffrey drilled into the lives of those who inspired him, leading to a diverse exhibition.
A Night Under the Stars is a gala event, hosted by the Happiness Co Foundation and the Blue Tree Project on March 5, which aims to unite regional areas to raise funds for six mental health organisations, so-called purpose partners, that are passionate about helping rural communities.
Apart from the opportunity for fellowship interspersed with plenty of joke telling, the luncheon serves an important community purpose.
Glorious weather and an abundant season brought visitors out in their droves and there was plenty for them to see and do with all the usual agricultural show exhibits.