Oh my gourd: Watch as thrill-seeker hits water in prize-winning pumpkin boat

Taylor Dodge
Updated April 20 2024 - 8:48pm, first published April 16 2024 - 1:00pm
In an 'oh my gourd' kind of moment, Captain Adam Farquharson takes to the Tumut River in his boat - a giant pumpkin grown by Tumut's Mark Peacock - on Saturday. Picture supplied
In an 'oh my gourd' kind of moment, Captain Adam Farquharson takes to the Tumut River in his boat - a giant pumpkin grown by Tumut's Mark Peacock - on Saturday. Picture supplied

A giant pumpkin grown by a Riverina farmer has been turned into a boat by a thrill-seeker who wanted to paddle it down a fast-flowing river.

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Taylor Dodge

Taylor Dodge

Crime and Breaking News Reporter

Your story matters, your voice deserves to be heard and I would love to help you share it. I have six years of experience as a Journalist with Australian Community Media covering an array of topics, with a key focus on breaking news and crime and a passion for people. E: taylor.dodge@austcommunitymedia.com.au.

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