Steven Ellis with his haul at the Fraser Coast show.
Steven Ellis with his haul at the Fraser Coast show. Hannah Baker

Hundreds of showbags on sale to tempt tastes

PICKING a show bag was no easy task for the bus-loads of school children at the show yesterday.

Vendors reported their tills were ringing all day, and the best sellers were those themed with sports and cartoon characters, along with lolly bags.

The most popular bags are:

1 Adventure Time $28 - includes backpack, case and pencils, necklace, wallet and headband.

2 Sports themed show bags $26 - filled with a sports bag, sipper, tattoos, water cooler, cap and more.

3 Cadbury Dairy Milk $5 - packed with Timeouts, Crunchies, Dairy Block bites and stickers.

4 Wicked Fizz Showbag $10 - has sour belt gums and Wicked Fizz chews in flavours including cola and berry.

5 World’s Greatest Showbag $10 - filled with sparkling candies.



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