Record breaking crowds in Stawell
Thousands of tourists have flocked to stawell over the weekend.
The town organised street parties, markets, fireworks and other activities to run alongside the Stawell gift carnival.
The weather was perfect for each day of the Gift carnival with Dhruv Rodrigues Chico and Alexia Loizou claiming the mens and womens respective crowns at the 138th Easter Stawell Gift Carnival, Australia’s richest footrace.
Both from Melbourne, 20-year-old Rodrigues Chico won the Visit Grampians Stawell Gift, and 21-year-old Loizou won the Strickland Family Women’s Gift.