The smiles may match the brightness of the bloom behind them, but tomorrow night there'll be some nerves for the Jacaranda Party (l-r) Charlotte White, Leah Wallace, Matron of Honour Debbie Bowling, Kirsten Knox and Kahlia Payne as they wait to see who is crowned Queen of the Jacarandas for 2015.Photo Adam Hourigan / The Daily Examiner
The smiles may match the brightness of the bloom behind them, but tomorrow night there'll be some nerves for the Jacaranda Party (l-r) Charlotte White, Leah Wallace, Matron of Honour Debbie Bowling, Kirsten Knox and Kahlia Payne as they wait to see who is crowned Queen of the Jacarandas for 2015.Photo Adam Hourigan / The Daily Examiner Adam Hourigan

Ever dreamed of being Queen? Here’s your chance

IT'S hard to believe it's that time of the year again, but nominations for 2016 Jacaranda Queen candidates are now open.

According to Grafton Jacaranda Festival Inc, eligible Jacaranda Queen candidates shall be aged between 18 and 29 by the date of the Queen Crowning ceremony, which will be held this year on October 29.

Candidates must have been a resident of the Clarence Valley for a minimum of 12 months prior to the closing date of nominations.

Nomination forms are available from the Grafton Jacaranda Festival website until nominations close at 4pm Friday May 13.

If you have any queries, phone the festival office on 6642 3959 or emailjacarandafest@bigpond.com



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