Talbingo Dam section in Snowy Valleys to close this weekend as David Warby tests boat for water speed world record

Tim Piccione
By Tim Piccione
Updated June 13 2022 - 7:18am, first published 6:00am
David Warby at the helm of the self-built Spirit of Australia II in an effort to beat his father's 44-year-old record. Picture: File shot

A section of Talbingo Dam, two hours south-east of Wagga, will be closed to the public on June 18 and 19 as a father and son duo test the boat they hope will set a new world water speed record.


Tim Piccione

Tim Piccione


Tim is a journalist from Sydney working for the Daily Advertiser in Wagga. He can be reached at or 0436919968.

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