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Accident/Incident Database

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The Whitewater NZ Accident/Incident database is intended to be a definitive record of whitewater kayak and canoe incidents, published in order to raise awareness of risks among the recreational canoeing community.

List for Year = 1973 (2 incidents)

Fatal accident (1973-07-22): NZ,19,Hawkes Bay/Mohaka/Willow Flat to Raupunga
Injury incident (1973-06-16): NZ,Northland/Mangakahia
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