Boggbri's kids have been keeping active this fortnight.
Boggabri Pony Club held its first monthly rally, with riders enjoying instruction on flat and flexion riding, rider-in-action, barrel games and a trail ride around the show ground.
The day started earlier and finished at lunch to beat the heat. The club said it had exciting events coming up and always welcomed new members.
Last week, Sacred Heart School hit the pool for its annual swimming carnival, with an emphasis on "fun and participation". Cox House won
"The students talent and stamina in the testing conditions was a testament to what makes the school so great," the school said.
"All students showed great sportsmanship and it was a pleasure to see the school spirit both the Cox and Namoi houses displayed.
"Everyone encouraged each other to do their best no matter what house they were in."
The school said it was thankful to parents and grandparents for volunteering to help.