Orange’s push to attract redheads from all over to join a world record attempt might get a star boost.
While hundreds of people have said they are keen to attend the Calling All Redheads World Record Attempt at Wade Park on September 30 it would be great to have a famous redhead among the throng.
Orange’s Rachael Brooking is running the event to raise funds for family support of people with Huntington’s Disease.
Here’s our poll of the 12 famous Aussie redheads we’d welcome to Orange.
HAVE YOUR SAY ...
Are there any other famous redheads you’d like to see join the big party? Let us know.
In the meantime, here’s a little bit about the candidates we’ve thrown together ...
EMMA FROM THE WIGGLES
Since joining the children’s favourite group in 2012 Emma Watkins has become a favourite among children and their parents.
The talented musician and business entrepreneur starred in the TV show Offspring and has an ABC radio show in Melbourne.
The colourful politician has divided opinion far wider than Donald Trump could aspire to do but has plenty of fans.
PAUL ‘FATTY’ VAUTIN
Hopefully by September we will have forgotten the Origin result and welcome one of Queensland’s favourite rugby league sons.
The former prime minister is famous for being our first female PM and showing how high the red army can aspire.
His flowing orange locks made him a colourful star in the AFL with Geelong and now he is a TV commentator.
With a mountain of work including the stageshow Matilda, Minchin is a true red achiever.
With her long legs and long red hair Burchmore is an Aussie entertainment legend.
RHONDA FROM THE AAMI AD
“Hot like a sunrise,” Rhonda, aka actress Mandy McElhinney, could add Orange to her holiday destinations. So who will play Ketut?
The respected comedian and TV panel show star born in Gunnedah would be a great addition.
The former Test fast bowler turned coach can add Wade Park to famous cricket grounds where he has played.
The up and coming redhead revhead racing driver is not only from the Central West but he also drives an orange [and silver] car.