FF:SA Norwood Christmas Pageant.....

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  1. Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress.

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    ANNOUNCEMENT!!

    Would everyone make sure they have enough water on board, carry some, and if you have a hood on your costume, put it up, either way SUNSCREEN will be essential. It's gonna be hot guys and I don't want to be dragging any half dead stormies, pilots or jedi down the Parade!!

    OH, and I've seen Top Gun hundreds of times and have memorized all the 'flying' songs from it.....fly rings around you DM :p [face_devil]
  2. Darth_Meanders Force Ghost

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    Are we allowed to have non-costumed support-staff walking with us?
  3. Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress.

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    Along the side, yes.....Mrs Meanders offering?

    I suggest both the kids have thier hoods up to protect them, Cassie will have. Me? Expect to expire Saturday night....
  4. Darth_Meanders Force Ghost

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    Mrs Meanders and little sister are coming. If they have the option to walk with us then OK. Otherwise they can sit in the crowd.

    I shall hydrate well before and after - what was I thinking :oops: - A Big Black Helmet :D
  5. Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress.

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    Yeah, but make sure you don't over hydrate and then need to 'relieve' in the middle of the pageant! :p
  6. Darth_Meanders Force Ghost

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    So you'd recommend carrying two bottles then? One full and one .... not so full ;)
  7. TK1571 Jedi Grand Master

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    I hear u loud and clearly AD :D

    getting new battery for my helmet fan and i have my camelback ready as well for the day....

    At least u dont have plastic bits around you DM to make it hotter :p

  8. Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress.

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    Now that'd be a sight.....not going there...

    I'm carrying one, and making Cassie carry one, might even freeze them overnight..... I need to fix her costume...damn I need to sew and with that in mind I think I will go and do so........
  9. TK1571 Jedi Grand Master

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    I should have asked u DM if u needed help with your helmet!! I do recommend u look at putting a fan inside your helmet and also cutting out the grin to get ventilation inside... with our hot weather it helps a lot...

  10. Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress.

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    Listen to the expert you will DM ;)
  11. Darth_Meanders Force Ghost

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    Comments have been noted. To Dick Smith I must go ......
    ... and how's that extra layer of clothing going A-D? :)
  12. Nawara-Ven Jedi Knight

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    it's official.....I hate hot weather!!

    I'm gonna die tomorrow!

    Why didn't Georgie baby have his costume designers design something for Jedi to wear in 'warmer' climates? No wonder dear old Obi-Wan didn't move too quickly when he was on Tatooine!!

    Maybe I go with Padme. Cheesecloth breathes much easier.

  13. TK1571 Jedi Grand Master

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    Just heard from Guri, she is coming alone since stormiesteve has come down with a cold :(


    See ya all tomorrow.
  14. Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress.

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    A Cold? In 35 degrees!! That stinks....

    Extra layer DM....hmmm half done, but I don't think it will be finished.....I started to rush it and it's a little crooked now....so I will bring what I have done to show you....so you will see it's taking shape.
  15. Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress.

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    Thank you everyone for attending and suffering in the heat for the sake of our Star Wars Fandom. Many people thought Darth Meanders was Vader, so it seems Adelaide needs educating. Thank you to Arctic Fox for his wonderful water pistol weapon, I think the kids loved it. ;) Everyone else, your costumes looked incredible (and hot in most cases), you smiled while melting and I thank you all for your efforts..

    List Of Attended Members

    TK 1571(Stormie)
    Darth Meanders (Tie Pilot)
    Darth Maul Jnr
    Princess Leia Jnr
    Nawara Ven (Jedi Master)
    Arctic Fox (Snow Trooper)
    Kooky Jedi (Jedi Master)
    Motherly Princess (Leia - Cloud City)
    Ewok Baby
    Rebel Pilot Jnr
    Jedi Issac
    Luke Skywalker Jnr
    Slave Leia Jnr
    Black Jedi (Anakin Skywalker)
    Creative Master Kath (Jedi Master)
    Creative Master Steve (Boba Fett)
    Guri (Amidala)



    Just to let you all know Luke is fine, he was heat effected and had first aid attention, (Thanks to Nawara, TK and Fox for getting it). But after ice, water and rest he is fine now.

    Just curious. When I ask an official for First Aid I was told there was none. The First Aid Officer we did find told us that there were only 3 of them on duty today, and they were run off their feet. I'd like to voice our thoughts to the council on todays event.

    A. Was there enough First Aid on a 35 degree day?
    B. Is the Pageant too long, should it be a little shorter for the kids?
    C. Should the groups be clearly separated (did the bikes really need to ride amoungst us?)

    Let me know your thoughts everyone. Oh, and Motherly_Princess, Darth Meanders and Nawara Ven all took pictures (as did I) so I hope to have some great images real soon. ;)

    Once again....thank you. [face_love]
  16. I_am_Kooky Sth Aust. Chapter Representative

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    YAY !! THAT WAS COOL !. . .okay so it was frying hot.
    Hope you guys are all okay now. :D

    Motherly_prinsess and I have colected a ton of other peoples stuff.

    TK - I Have your hat.
    AD - I think we have Lukes coat and saber
    Everyone else - Misssing a water bottle, i think we have it ;)

  17. Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress.

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    The robe is mine, teh saber actually belongs to Nawara!! I will have to get it back from you on Monday or Tuesday, I'm working in Melrose Park on Tuesday so might drop in then if your mum is home. ;) Oh, and toss my water bottle, or collect the 5cents...whatever! :p
  18. I_am_Kooky Sth Aust. Chapter Representative

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    Mum is home pretty much all of the time. please come late aftrnoon so i can say hi!!! I have work exprience this week, 7-5. . . i am gonna die. . . :(
  19. Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress.

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    I finish work at 2.30...so can't!! :(
  20. I_am_Kooky Sth Aust. Chapter Representative

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    :(

    Okay, i will make sure mum knows. :D
  21. Adalia-Durron Former RSA/EUC Empress.

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    Thanks, probably Tuesday, working 9.30 to 2.30 so I can pick the kids up and drop them off at school. ;)


    OH, thanks to Kooky who sent the first aid officer with TK !!! [face_love]
  22. evil-incarnate Jedi Youngling

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    I had to work, on Saturday, for no money.
    Still say I had the better end of the deal.
  23. I_am_Kooky Sth Aust. Chapter Representative

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    Group Photo

    http://tinypic.com/ofz4p

    Bobba Fett

    http://tinypic.com/ofzb4

    Adalia-Durron

    http://tinypic.com/ofzfo

    Darth Meanders

    http://tinypic.com/ofzhk

    TK1571

    http://tinypic.com/og0sh

    Padme, Leia and Jedi

    http://tinypic.com/og0tk

    Why storm troopers can't shot straight

    http://tinypic.com/og0v8

    The Second Generation

    http://tinypic.com/og0wl

    Baby Ewok

    http://tinypic.com/og10y

    X-Wing Pilot Junior

    http://tinypic.com/og11u

    Hope you like them

    :D :D :p :D :D

    Edit - stupied spelling
  24. oz_skipp Jedi Master

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    Great pics. I was unable to make it today due to having to work longer than expected.

    In the first photo, what is that short jedi doing to the TIE pilot??? ;)
  25. Nawara-Ven Jedi Knight

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    hot!!! still recovering, even at 9pm at night!! lol


    but well worth it, was fun, and good to meet Kookie and catch up with everyone again

    as for those bikes - something needs to be said about them, A-D...I don't appreciate the comment 'if any of you have half a brain between you' and the downright rudeness of riding in between our group.

    yes, more first aid is needed, 'specially in the hot weather. As it's a volunteer organisation, the Norwood council can't use 'not enough money' as an excuse. I heard someone say that a few in the crowd went down with heat exhaustion too....would be cheaper to put on first aid volunteers than risk the legal implications of someone getting really sick...


    as for you, E-I...big wuss!!! Seems you've gone soft since you took on the planner estimator job, hmmm? :D

    photos!!
    look here

    yes, there are some of Guri's party

    :D
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