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Old 05-01-2011, 01:26   #1
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Trimaran Capsized

Can anyone confirm that, the trimaran, capsized in Mackay on Christmas day was "Bohemian Rhapsody" an "Easyrider 41"?
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Record rain soaks Christmas | Mackay News | Local News in Mackay | Mackay Daily Mercury
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Old 05-01-2011, 02:02   #2
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Yes it was. Was recovered yesterday 4th Jan

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Adittional photos. There was an isolated type of twister that dislodged a couple of roofs, fences and trees on Christmas days.

The tri was moored in Vines Ck, North Mackay a mangrove creek.

Its name was Bohemian Raphodsy.
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Not much is safe from a twister-sorry to hear about this
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