Punters wade through Beckom floodwaters to watch Melbourne Cup

Monty Jacka
Updated November 2 2022 - 1:09pm, first published November 1 2022 - 6:05pm
The roads in Beckom were filled with water after heavy rainfall filled the nearby Mirrool Creek. Picture by Phil Stewart
The roads in Beckom were filled with water after heavy rainfall filled the nearby Mirrool Creek. Picture by Phil Stewart

Floodwaters covering the streets of their small town wasn't enough to stop some punters from wading to the local pub to watch the Melbourne Cup.

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Monty Jacka

Monty Jacka

Journalist

Monty is a journalist at The Daily Advertiser in Wagga. He can be reached at m.jacka@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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