Two children dead, several critically injured after jumping castle blown into air in Tasmania

Meg Powell
Updated December 16 2021 - 5:09pm, first published 10:40am

Police have confirmed two children have died after a jumping castle at Hillcrest Primary, Devonport, was thrown about 10 metres into the air by a gust of wind.

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Meg Powell

Meg Powell


Meg Powell has been a journalist for the Advocate Newspaper in North-West Tasmania since 2019. She has covered a range of areas and issues including crime, health, environmental issues, business, social affairs , the arts and education. Got a story to share? Email megan.powell@theadvocate.com.au or call 0448 302 029

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