Distance was no barrier for visitors to the annual Hay Dust Drinkers B&S Ball in the western Riverina. Photographer Chris Huntly captured the atmosphere.
The event, now in its eight year, is a major contributor of funds to the Hay Magpies Rugby League Club.
It also holds pride of place on the Australian B&S Ball calendar with visitors travelling from far and wide to attend.
Step back in time and see some of our previous coverage from the Hay event: