Michaela Bowman on why her best friend is so important to her:
because without them you wouldn't have anyone to share your secrets with, you wouldn't have code words, it just wouldn't be the same talking about your crush and your celebrity crush. The little things in life wouldn't be the same without them it wouldn't be complete.
Michaela Bowman on why her best friend is so important to her: because without them you wouldn't have anyone to share your secrets with, you wouldn't have code words, it just wouldn't be the same talking about your crush and your celebrity crush. The little things in life wouldn't be the same without them it wouldn't be complete.

Win tickets to the Big Day Out festival on the Gold Coast

DON'T forget, there's still an opportunity for you to win a double pass to Big Day Out 2013 on the Gold Coast thanks to The Northern Star.

If you're still hoping to score tickets to get to one of Australia's leading music festivals, this time touting big name artists like the Red Hot Chili Peppers and The Killers, get in on the BF at BDO competition online.

All you have to do is go online to northernstar.com.au/win and upload a photo of you and your best friend and tell us in 25 words or less why you couldn't live without them and you could win a double pass.

For your chance to see artists like the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Vampire Weekend, Band of Horses, The Bloody Beetroots, Kaskade, Animal Collective, B.O.B, Sleigh Bells, Foals, 360, Crystal Castles, House vs Hurricane and more, take a chance and enter - you never know what might happen!

Michaela Bowman is one of those who has entered the competition recently.

This is what she has to say on why her best friend is so important to her: 

"Because without them you wouldn't have anyone to share your secrets with, you wouldn't have code words, it just wouldn't be the same talking about your crush and your celebrity crush.

"The little things in life wouldn't be the same without them it wouldn't be complete you wouldn't have her to talk about whether your team jacob or edward, what's your fave music artist and what you want to be when you grow up.

"I've known her since kindergarten and at times we've grown apart only to have grown that much closer and share so much more. She's become apart of the family and life wouldn't be the same without her.

"We always look back on how much we've grown and we always talk about that year 1 excursion to flat rock in Ballina where we caught our pet starfish and we thought it would go hard like you see only for us to have a little funeral at school to say goodbye.

"Without her, memories like these would cease to exist and more wouldn't happen. "



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