A test run on the Waitara River

23:21, Jan 30 2011
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On the river: Photographer Cameron Burnell and reporter Matt Rilkoff show off their excitement ahead of their journey on the River Road.
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On the river: Photographer Cameron Burnell and reporter Matt Rilkoff show off their excitement ahead of their journey on the River Road.
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On the river: Matt Rilkoff and Cameron Burnell test the waters ahead of their journey on the River Road.
TDN river road
On the river: Cameron Burnell and Matt Rilkofftest the waters ahead of their journey on the River Road.
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On the river: Matt Rilkoff and Cameron Burnell steady the canoe to watch out for the ducks.

Taranaki Daily News reporter Matt Rilkoff and photographer Cameron Burnell went for a training run in their canoe ahead of their journey up the River Road.

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