I often wonder where team mascots come from. If I was to be completely honest, an angry looking rabbit (quite likely on the juice), is one of the most unlikely, and random of animals to name a sports team after.
Next would be the budgie*.
* I've heard that budgies are good at smuggling things...
Seeing that I'd made a shark to go with the Sharks cake, I figured that I better also make a rabbit to go with the Rabbitohs cake! So with a glad bake outline, and edible paint, this was what I'd made:
A little while later, with the rabbit, logo, and the team colours, I had this!
Sadly, the rabbit turned out to be far too heavy (even with two extra wires to "hold it in place"), and did not last the trip into the city to deliver the cake... Many tears were experienced. All mine. :'(
On the way back, I wondered if instead of M 'n' Ms around the base, I should have used jelly beans - purely because of this rabbit: