ECHUCA, Australia — The enthusiasm around town for last weekend’s Southern 80 was possibly best embodied by campers Fred and Vicki Hallett.
The couple arrived at their Perricoota Road campsite two weeks ago to ensure they had the best view of the Murray River for the big event.
A regular fixture for the race, the Halletts have travelled to the Southern 80 for the past 14 years.
‘‘We just like the atmosphere and the sound of the boats, it’s exciting,’’ Mr Hallett said.
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