Inland waterways high risk: National Drowning Report

Sarah Falson
Updated September 12 2023 - 4:42pm, first published 12:00pm

Inland waterways like the Macquarie River are high risk for drowning deaths in Australia, and alcohol and isolation are contributing to the statistics.

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Sarah Falson

Sarah Falson

Journalist, ACM

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