Austria 16 June: Kaindorf - Herberstein

a sidetrip to Africa

A good start in Kaindorf...

...we met the kids from the primary school on the sportfield...

...the sportfield was the perfect place for the running...

Thank you Kaindorf for the fun!

..we went on and arrived in Hartberg. Kids from the primary school Hartberg-Kernstock awaited us...

...the kids carried the torch into Hartberg...

Deputy mayor Wolfgang Böhmer welcomed our team...

...and passed the torch on to the children...

Thank you Hartberg for the excellent meeting!

...approaching Pöllau...

...an enthusiastic welcome...

Mayor Johann Schirnhofer received the torch...

Pöllau proofed to be very sportive: the mayor and all the childen ran a full loop to the main square and back!

Thank you Pöllau for the great welcome!

Stubenberg was next: we arrived at the primary school.

Thank you for the nice welcome!

Students from the "Neue Mittelschule Stubenberg" joined in and together with all the kids from the primary school we took off...

...the elder kids kept going...

...the girls proofed to be excellent runners...

Thank you Stubenberg for running with us!

Our final destination of today: Zoo Herberstein.

Mrs. Wolkner-Steinberger from the management welcomed us...

Team Herberstein

We took a sidetrip to Africa: the guided tour through the Zoo was a real highlight of the day!

Cheetahs...

...kangoroos...

..and the Lion...

Thank you Herberstein for the hospitality!