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Man drowns while saving mates at Noosa North Shore

A GATTON man drowned while trying to save his mates in dangerous surf when a camping trip to Noosa North Shore turned to tragedy.

The 21-year-old was one of five young men who attempted to ride a blow-up wading pool through the breakers at Fresh Water, south of Double Island Point, shortly after 1.30pm.



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AND THEY'RE OFF: Don't miss the action at Bundamba Racecourse today.

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Valerie and Courtney will be at the Heart and Soul Festival this weekend.

There will also be 80 stallholders and a range of food trucks

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