A bit of Rio comes to Port

Port Douglas & Mossman Gazette - - FRONT PAGE -

THEY turned out in the thou­sands for this year’s Car­ni­vale in what the or­gan­is­ers be­lieve were record num­bers. Car­ni­vale pro­ducer Melissa Head said around 20,000 at­tended events over the three-day fes­ti­val.

A very large crowd, reck­oned at about 9000, lined Macrossan St and the park for the much-loved Car­ni­vale Street Pa­rade. It had a biit of ev­ery­thing, in­clud­ing this year a touch of po­lit­i­cal protest.

Out­rig­gers high and dry


Zarah Oborne and Lola Everett

The Lee kids watching on

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