The Lake Cootharaba Sailing Club had a bumper weekend of sailing during the Easter weekend in March 1967.
Sailing was held over the 4 days of the Easter weekend with 88 boats taking place. Winners came from Sandgate, Brisbane and the Royal Yacht Squadron.
A video shows a snapshot of the carnival weekend. Visit here to view the video (YouTube).
Originally a news broadcast on Wide Bay Television.
This film was originally produced by WBQ 8 and was reproduced as 7 Extract from the Archives project. The project was supported by an innovation grant from the Library Board of Queensland.
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Read all about the weekend below.