Best island named after a goat
Bronze: Goat Island, Rhode Island
The Newport Harbor Lighthouse may not be the best-known light in Newport Harbor, but its place in history is unchallenged as the first beacon to guide mariners into the bustling Newport of the early 1800s. The lighthouse stands on Goat Island, so named because early Newport residents pastured their goats there, and is known locally as Goat Island Lighthouse...Unfortunately, the beacon did not adequately mark the shallow reef just north of the island, and many vessels ran aground on the rocks.
Silver: Goat Island, Niagara Falls, New York
The oldest State Park in the USA, Goat Island has Bridal Veil Falls at its northwest point (probably no relation of Bridal Veil Falls in the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe.)
Gold: Goat Island Marine Reserve
Officially you are not allowed to feed the fish...Let's be reasonable about feeding the fish. Obviously people have a need to make a friendly gesture and indeed it has helped to tame the fish, resulting in more enjoyment for everyone...Under no circumstance must SCUBA divers feed the fish!
Best collaborative performance group named after a goat island
Gold: Goat Island Performance Group
The company has toured the US and England, Scotland, Wales, Belgium, Switzerland, Croatia, Germany, and Canada.
(There was only one entrant in this category.)
Best movie with 'goat' in the title
Silver: The Goat's Tail
Kojo is a taxi driver living and working in Ghana. Sleeping on his break he is awoken by a beautiful young travelling actress called Cynthia. She's in Ghana for the day and hires Kojo to show her some tourist attractions.
Gold: The Feast of the Goat
A vivid depiction of the Dominican Republic during the final days of General Rafael Trujillo’s insidious and evil regime, from three distinct points of view.
Best fire prevention programme involving goats
This is a story about goats. Hoofed, horned, don't-stare-at me-while-I'm-chewing goats.
Best brave but slightly foolish attempted goat rescue
"All the goats jumped into the floodwaters and were swept away by strong currents. The three of us managed to hang on to a rubber tree before trying to put the boat back into position."
Biggest goat-related threat to traditional Christmas
Africa's frankincense forests are dying, scientists warned yesterday.
Best South African goat-themed winery
‘a nice, friendly wine that would do well in large quantities…’