Baby, you could be a winner
A cheeky baby caught on camera could earn one proud
parent a family portrait worth more than $800. To celebrate 15
years of the ASG Parent and Child Show, a competition is open for
all Auckland parents to snap a photo of their baby doing something
From Eastern Courier, 8 October 2008
A cheeky baby caught on camera could earn one proud parent a
family portrait worth more than $800. To celebrate 15 years of the
ASG Parent and Child Show, a competition is open for all Auckland
parents to snap a photo of their baby doing something cheeky.
Rebecca Stewart, general manager of North Port Events - the
Show organisers-says the 'cheekiest baby' is about capturing the
child's personality. "The idea about your 'beautiful baby'
competition was very much what happened 20 years ago. We wanted to
play on that," she says.
Parents, grandparents or caregivers can enter photographs
of newborn babies up to the age of 12 months. The finalists from
each region - Central, North Shore, Eastern Bays, South and West
Auckland - will be selected before the event and will win a $132
prize pack including a feeding journal, tumbler, toys, a Time
for Dreaming CD, toiletries and tickets to the Show.
The overall winner will be announced at the Show and will walk
away with a family portrait session and an A3-sized canvas print
from ImageMe worth $815. Mrs Stewart says this year's Show features
a wide range of exhibitors to meet the diverse needs of
The event will feature everything from maternity, antenatal and
infant accessories to nutritional food, information and educational
products for babies and young children.
World-renowned infant learning expert Dr Robert Titzar will talk
about his 'Your Baby Can Read' programme, and the importance of
teaching children to read before they begin school.
Child care guru, author and television presenter Diane Levy will
present a series of free seminars. Also included in the seminar
series are Kathy Fray, author of they very popular Oh
Baby book, Parents Inc, and a Plunket nurse discussing
The show runs from 10am to 5pm from October 31 to November 2 at
the ASB Showgrounds, 217 Green Lane West, Greenlane.
Entries for the cheekiest baby competition close on October 24