The Jacaranda weekend kicked off with the parade of youth, baby competition and children's party all rolled into one morning.
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KIDS turned out in all manner of colour and costume for the Jacaranda Children's Party held at Market Square.
Schools from across the Clarence show their representations of Our Market Square in the Parade of Youth.
The Jacaranda opening weekend kicked off with kids of all ages filling Market Square.