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Rower rescued after becoming stuck in the Upper Tamar mud during regatta

Adam Holmes
Updated February 8 2021 - 3:24pm, first published 1:27pm

A St Patrick's College student had to be retrieved during Sunday's regatta after becoming stuck in mud flats near where the Tamar and North Esk rivers meet, but organisers are confident a slight change of scheduling could avoid similar issues.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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